The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ATG
Rank 87 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing ATG 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% 0.10% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £575 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ATG
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
545 464 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.32% 46.45% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 250 152
Average daily rate £425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 36
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -46.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £22.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ATG across the Cheshire region.

ATG Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ATG
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £575 -
ATG
North West

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG.

1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Teradata
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) SoftLayer
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) hybris
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Teradata
2 1 (20.00%) hybris