The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 29West products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 29West over the 3 months to 23 September 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 29West Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
29West
Rank 528 470 568
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +98
Contract jobs citing 29West 51 90 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.19% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.40% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 7
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£650 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £720 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
29West
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23934 22343 24958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.62% 46.39% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 12876 13105
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1101 1010 1277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

29West
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 29West across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

29West Jobs Demand Trend in England

29West
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 29West across the England region.

29West Daily Rate Trend in England

29West
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 29West across the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

29West Daily Rate Histogram in England

29West
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 29West within the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 51 £650 +4.00% 5
29West
UK

29West
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing 29West 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 29West.

1 98 (85.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 97 (84.35%) Java
3 71 (61.74%) Front Office
4 58 (50.43%) Low Latency
5 53 (46.09%) Linux
6 52 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (43.48%) SQL
7 50 (43.48%) Oracle
8 47 (40.87%) RMDS
9 45 (39.13%) Banking
10 41 (35.65%) Multithreading
11 38 (33.04%) E-Commerce
12 34 (29.57%) TIBCO
13 32 (27.83%) Middleware
14 31 (26.96%) Rendezvous
15 29 (25.22%) JMS
16 27 (23.48%) UNIX
17 25 (21.74%) Risk Management
18 23 (20.00%) Finance
18 23 (20.00%) Investment Banking
18 23 (20.00%) Solaris
19 22 (19.13%) Informatica
19 22 (19.13%) JIRA
19 22 (19.13%) DevOps
20 21 (18.26%) Oracle Coherence
21 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
22 17 (14.78%) TeamCity
22 17 (14.78%) WebSphere
22 17 (14.78%) XML
22 17 (14.78%) XSLT

29West
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing 29West 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 29West. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (18.26%) Oracle Coherence
2 17 (14.78%) WebSphere
3 15 (13.04%) Confluence
4 14 (12.17%) WebLogic
5 11 (9.57%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (2.61%) IIS
6 3 (2.61%) Apache
6 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 47 (40.87%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.17%) DNS
1 14 (12.17%) Firewall
2 5 (4.35%) Multicast
3 3 (2.61%) NAS
3 3 (2.61%) FCoE
3 3 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.61%) SAN
3 3 (2.61%) LAN
3 3 (2.61%) WAN
3 3 (2.61%) HTTP
4 2 (1.74%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.30%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.61%) HBase
5 2 (1.74%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) JIRA
2 18 (15.65%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.78%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.09%) Subversion
5 4 (3.48%) Maven
6 2 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.87%) NUnit
7 1 (0.87%) CruiseControl
General
1 71 (61.74%) Front Office
2 45 (39.13%) Banking
3 23 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 23 (20.00%) Finance
4 12 (10.43%) Financial Institution
5 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.96%) Games
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.87%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (53.04%) Developer
2 50 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.78%) Development Manager
4 12 (10.43%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Senior Development Manager
6 8 (6.96%) Senior Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Front Office Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Architect
9 4 (3.48%) DevOps Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.61%) C++ Developer
10 3 (2.61%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.61%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (1.74%) C++/C# Developer
11 2 (1.74%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 2 (1.74%) Administrator
11 2 (1.74%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.83%) Middleware
2 31 (26.96%) Rendezvous
3 29 (25.22%) JMS
4 17 (14.78%) XML
4 17 (14.78%) XSLT
5 14 (12.17%) FIX Protocol
6 13 (11.30%) Java SE
6 13 (11.30%) Java EE
7 12 (10.43%) WebSockets
8 9 (7.83%) HTML
9 8 (6.96%) Spring
10 6 (5.22%) HTML5
11 3 (2.61%) REST
11 3 (2.61%) MAPI
11 3 (2.61%) .NET
12 2 (1.74%) SOAP
12 2 (1.74%) WinForms
12 2 (1.74%) RESTful
12 2 (1.74%) Apache Flex
12 2 (1.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 98 (85.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (6.09%) Fixed Income
2 7 (6.09%) Equities
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.87%) Open Source
4 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 53 (46.09%) Linux
2 27 (23.48%) UNIX
3 23 (20.00%) Solaris
4 9 (7.83%) Windows
5 6 (5.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.43%) Low Latency
2 52 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (35.65%) Multithreading
4 38 (33.04%) E-Commerce
5 25 (21.74%) Risk Management
6 22 (19.13%) DevOps
7 13 (11.30%) Algorithmic Trading
8 12 (10.43%) Electronic Trading
9 10 (8.70%) Change Management
10 9 (7.83%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 7 (6.09%) OO
11 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.22%) TDD
12 6 (5.22%) Automated Testing
12 6 (5.22%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.35%) Scrum
13 5 (4.35%) Data Modelling
14 4 (3.48%) Knowledge Management
14 4 (3.48%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 97 (84.35%) Java
2 50 (43.48%) SQL
3 8 (6.96%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.09%) C++
5 6 (5.22%) Perl
6 4 (3.48%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.48%) C#
7 3 (2.61%) C
7 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.74%) VC++
8 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.74%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 1 (0.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) NFS
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (2.61%) SRDF
2 2 (1.74%) KVM
2 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) Salt
Vendors
1 50 (43.48%) Oracle
2 34 (29.57%) TIBCO
3 22 (19.13%) Informatica
4 17 (14.78%) Sybase
5 14 (12.17%) JBoss
6 6 (5.22%) Reuters
7 4 (3.48%) Splunk
8 3 (2.61%) DataSynapse
8 3 (2.61%) Cisco
8 3 (2.61%) IBM
8 3 (2.61%) NetApp
8 3 (2.61%) EMC
8 3 (2.61%) Intel
9 2 (1.74%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.74%) Perforce
9 2 (1.74%) VMware
10 1 (0.87%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.87%) Fidessa
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