The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
29West
Rank 496 482 515
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Contract jobs citing 29West 57 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 34
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£650 £600 £655
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £545
10% offered a daily rate of more than £783 £665 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21774 21699 24565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.44% 46.82% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12378 12094 12807
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 995 1132 1282
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
29West
UK

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +9 57 £650 +8.33% 11
29West
UK

29West
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 107 (86.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 105 (85.37%) Java
3 74 (60.16%) Front Office
4 69 (56.10%) Low Latency
5 65 (52.85%) Linux
6 55 (44.72%) SQL
7 53 (43.09%) Oracle
8 52 (42.28%) Banking
9 49 (39.84%) RMDS
10 44 (35.77%) E-Commerce
11 37 (30.08%) TIBCO
11 37 (30.08%) Solaris
11 37 (30.08%) Multithreading
12 34 (27.64%) Rendezvous
13 33 (26.83%) Risk Management
14 30 (24.39%) Oracle Coherence
15 29 (23.58%) JMS
16 28 (22.76%) Investment Banking
17 25 (20.33%) Middleware
17 25 (20.33%) UNIX
18 22 (17.89%) JIRA
19 21 (17.07%) Finance
20 19 (15.45%) C++
20 19 (15.45%) Ultra-Low Latency
21 18 (14.63%) XML
21 18 (14.63%) XSLT
21 18 (14.63%) WebSphere
22 16 (13.01%) Sybase
23 15 (12.20%) TIBCO EMS
23 15 (12.20%) Electronic Trading

29West
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 30 (24.39%) Oracle Coherence
2 18 (14.63%) WebSphere
3 15 (12.20%) TIBCO EMS
4 14 (11.38%) WebLogic
5 12 (9.76%) Confluence
6 4 (3.25%) IIS
6 4 (3.25%) Apache
6 4 (3.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.63%) GemFire
8 1 (0.81%) SAS
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 49 (39.84%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) DNS
1 10 (8.13%) Firewall
2 5 (4.07%) Multicast
3 4 (3.25%) NAS
3 4 (3.25%) FCoE
3 4 (3.25%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.25%) SAN
3 4 (3.25%) LAN
3 4 (3.25%) WAN
3 4 (3.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
1 7 (5.69%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.07%) HBase
2 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.25%) Hazelcast
4 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.81%) Big Data
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.81%) Redis
5 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.81%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) JIRA
2 13 (10.57%) TeamCity
2 13 (10.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.44%) Subversion
4 2 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.63%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) NUnit
5 1 (0.81%) CruiseControl
General
1 74 (60.16%) Front Office
2 52 (42.28%) Banking
3 28 (22.76%) Investment Banking
4 21 (17.07%) Finance
5 8 (6.50%) Games
5 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
6 7 (5.69%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.44%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Retail
8 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.81%) International Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (60.98%) Developer
2 60 (48.78%) Java Developer
3 25 (20.33%) Development Manager
4 10 (8.13%) C++ Developer
5 9 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Senior Development Manager
6 8 (6.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.69%) Architect
7 7 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.44%) Lead Architect
10 3 (2.44%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.63%) C++/C# Developer
11 2 (1.63%) DevOps Architect
11 2 (1.63%) DevOps Manager
11 2 (1.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.64%) Rendezvous
2 29 (23.58%) JMS
3 25 (20.33%) Middleware
4 18 (14.63%) XML
4 18 (14.63%) XSLT
5 14 (11.38%) Java SE
6 13 (10.57%) Java EE
7 10 (8.13%) HTML
8 8 (6.50%) WebSockets
8 8 (6.50%) .NET
9 7 (5.69%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (4.88%) HTML5
11 4 (3.25%) Spring
12 3 (2.44%) SOAP
12 3 (2.44%) REST
12 3 (2.44%) Apache Flex
12 3 (2.44%) RESTful
13 2 (1.63%) JavaFX
13 2 (1.63%) WCF
13 2 (1.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 107 (86.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (5.69%) Fixed Income
3 6 (4.88%) Equities
4 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.63%) Derivative
5 2 (1.63%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 65 (52.85%) Linux
2 37 (30.08%) Solaris
3 25 (20.33%) UNIX
4 10 (8.13%) Windows
5 6 (4.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (56.10%) Low Latency
2 44 (35.77%) E-Commerce
3 37 (30.08%) Multithreading
4 33 (26.83%) Risk Management
5 19 (15.45%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 15 (12.20%) Electronic Trading
7 13 (10.57%) DevOps
8 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
9 9 (7.32%) Change Management
9 9 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (7.32%) TDD
9 9 (7.32%) OO
9 9 (7.32%) Algorithmic Trading
10 8 (6.50%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.50%) Scrum
11 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.88%) Automated Testing
12 6 (4.88%) Knowledge Management
13 5 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 105 (85.37%) Java
2 55 (44.72%) SQL
3 19 (15.45%) C++
4 9 (7.32%) C#
5 8 (6.50%) C
5 8 (6.50%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.69%) Python
7 6 (4.88%) Perl
8 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.63%) C++/CLI
8 2 (1.63%) VC++
8 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) SRDF
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (3.25%) NFS
2 1 (0.81%) Xen
2 1 (0.81%) KVM
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (2.44%) Puppet
2 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (43.09%) Oracle
2 37 (30.08%) TIBCO
3 16 (13.01%) Sybase
4 14 (11.38%) JBoss
5 11 (8.94%) Informatica
6 6 (4.88%) Reuters
7 5 (4.07%) Splunk
8 4 (3.25%) DataSynapse
8 4 (3.25%) NetApp
8 4 (3.25%) EMC
8 4 (3.25%) Intel
8 4 (3.25%) Cisco
8 4 (3.25%) IBM
9 2 (1.63%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.63%) Perforce
9 2 (1.63%) VMware
9 2 (1.63%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.81%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.81%) Adobe
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