The table below looks at the statistics for ATL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATL over the 3 months to 5 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Active Template Library (ATL)
Rank 601 593 558
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -35
Contract jobs citing ATL 1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.006% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.021% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £269 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14593 14064 13734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.83% 28.02% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10021 9152 8906
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 202 265
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

ATL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ATL Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ATL Daily Rate Trend in England

ATL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATL across the England region.

ATL Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATL
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 ATL within the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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 - 1 £500 - 1
ATL
UK

ATL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATL 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 ATL.

1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) ADSI
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) B2C
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) CICS
2 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) ADO
2 1 (20.00%) ODBC
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) POCO
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

ATL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATL 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 ATL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Communications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ADO
2 1 (20.00%) ODBC
2 1 (20.00%) ADSI
2 1 (20.00%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory