The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GigaSpaces products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GigaSpaces over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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 GigaSpaces.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GigaSpaces
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GigaSpaces 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £235 -
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2148 2462 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 42.65% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1682 1710
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 58
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

GigaSpaces
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GigaSpaces Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GigaSpaces
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GigaSpaces across the City of London region.

GigaSpaces Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GigaSpaces
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GigaSpaces 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 GigaSpaces.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing GigaSpaces 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 GigaSpaces. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle