The table below looks at the statistics for Memory Management skills 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 Memory Management over the 3 months to 26 January 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Memory Management
Rank 185 188 171
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 7 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.30% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 21
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£525 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.72% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £325 £356
% change year-on-year
+14.61% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Memory Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3988 4651 4352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.71% 77.43% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3120 3413 3332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 77
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Memory Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Memory Management
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 Memory Management across the City of London region.

Memory Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Memory Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Memory Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Memory Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Memory Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management across the City of London region.

Memory Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management.

1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) WPF
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
4 5 (55.56%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) Derivative
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Low Latency
5 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
6 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (33.33%) User Experience
6 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 3 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
6 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Release Management
6 3 (33.33%) Maven
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) SOA
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) OO

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (22.22%) ProC
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Publishing
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Architect
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) WPF
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
4 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) UIKit
6 1 (11.11%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (11.11%) XSL
6 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
6 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Derivative
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
2 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (11.11%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Low Latency
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Infragistics
2 1 (11.11%) Google