The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Compuware 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 Compuware over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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 the Compuware Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware
Rank 63 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Compuware 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
395 415 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.71% 41.92% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 185 190
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £257 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 33
Average hourly rate £18.00 £31.56 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.95% -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £44.90 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Compuware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Compuware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Compuware
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Compuware Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Compuware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Compuware 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 Compuware.

1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) HPUX
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Documentum
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) BODI
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management

Compuware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Compuware 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 Compuware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) Documentum
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) BODI
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Informix
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Introscope
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) JDBC
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSL
1 1 (16.67%) WSDL
1 1 (16.67%) JAX-RPC
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) PowerMock
1 1 (16.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) HPUX
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) CAFM
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OPNET
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) Perforce