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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Memory Management
Rank 142 189 195
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +6
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 6 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Average daily rate £600 £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £363 £313
% change year-on-year
-18.62% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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
2646 4114 4641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.21% 81.02% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2092 3221 3335
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 52
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.50 £26.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -10.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.95 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Front Office
4 3 (33.33%) Equities
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
5 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
6 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Grunt
1 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Mocha
General
1 3 (33.33%) Front Office
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) UIKit
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) WebSockets
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 3 (33.33%) Equities
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
5 1 (11.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 3 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle