The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Software AG 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 Software AG over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Software AG.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software AG
Rank 190 198 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Software AG 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.069% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £500 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2369 2646 3288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.08% 45.51% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1759 1826 2266
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 94
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Software AG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Software AG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software AG
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 Software AG across the City of London region.

Software AG Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Software AG
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software AG across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Software AG Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Software AG 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 Software AG.

1 8 (72.73%) SOA
2 7 (63.64%) webMethods
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Maven
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
5 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
5 3 (27.27%) WSDL
5 3 (27.27%) XSD
5 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Ant
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (18.18%) AIX
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) SSL

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Software AG 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 Software AG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) webMethods Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) XSD
2 3 (27.27%) WSDL
3 1 (9.09%) SAML
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) DataPower
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (9.09%) SUSE
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) SOA
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
2 3 (27.27%) Build Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) webMethods
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) ATG
4 1 (9.09%) Google