The table below looks at the statistics for CGI 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 CGI over the 3 months to 31 October 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 558 516 548
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +32
Contract jobs citing CGI 30 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.077% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £672 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £438
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -10.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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
14241 13993 13926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.89% 29.22% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9688 9315 8537
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 255 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

CGI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CGI Jobs Demand Trend in England

CGI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CGI Daily Rate Trend in England

CGI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CGI across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

CGI Daily Rate Histogram in England

CGI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CGI Hourly Rate Trend in England

CGI
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 CGI within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 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 +13 23 £450 -18.18% 16
South West - 5 £375 - 6
East of England -25 1 £500 +17.64% 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - - 16
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CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CGI 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 CGI.

1 33 (76.74%) Perl
2 25 (58.14%) UNIX
3 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) Java
4 20 (46.51%) Banking
5 19 (44.19%) Finance
5 19 (44.19%) Linux
6 14 (32.56%) Apache
7 13 (30.23%) HTML
7 13 (30.23%) Degree
7 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
7 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (27.91%) CSS
8 12 (27.91%) OO
8 12 (27.91%) Web Services
8 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (25.58%) Korn
9 11 (25.58%) Clustering
9 11 (25.58%) Sybase
10 10 (23.26%) Sun
10 10 (23.26%) WebLogic
10 10 (23.26%) PHP
10 10 (23.26%) Tomcat
11 9 (20.93%) C
11 9 (20.93%) Misys
11 9 (20.93%) Data Modelling
11 9 (20.93%) Change Management
11 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (20.93%) Loan IQ
11 9 (20.93%) Wholesale Banking

CGI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CGI 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 CGI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (32.56%) Apache
2 10 (23.26%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) DNS
2 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.95%) HTTP
3 6 (13.95%) SPDY
4 5 (11.63%) PuTTY
4 5 (11.63%) SSH
4 5 (11.63%) HTTPS
4 5 (11.63%) SSL
4 5 (11.63%) SAN
5 3 (6.98%) BIG-IP
5 3 (6.98%) Internet
6 2 (4.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.95%) MySQL
4 5 (11.63%) Ingres
4 5 (11.63%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 20 (46.51%) Banking
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
3 9 (20.93%) Wholesale Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Retail
5 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
5 4 (9.30%) Front Office
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Developer
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
1 11 (25.58%) Architect
2 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Applications Support
2 7 (16.28%) Java Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Perl Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Applications Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) CSS
2 12 (27.91%) Web Services
3 7 (16.28%) J2EE
3 7 (16.28%) J2SE
3 7 (16.28%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (13.95%) Apache Flex
4 6 (13.95%) HTML5
4 6 (13.95%) Flash
4 6 (13.95%) Ajax
4 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.95%) .NET
5 5 (11.63%) JDBC
5 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.63%) DAO
5 5 (11.63%) Laravel
5 5 (11.63%) FastCGI
5 5 (11.63%) JSON
6 3 (6.98%) REST
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (25.58%) Clustering
3 9 (20.93%) SWIFT
4 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.63%) N-Tier
6 3 (6.98%) Derivative
6 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.65%) Open Source
7 2 (4.65%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (4.65%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.33%) Equities
8 1 (2.33%) CMDB
8 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) UNIX
2 19 (44.19%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Solaris
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (11.63%) VMS
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) OO
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (20.93%) Data Modelling
2 9 (20.93%) Change Management
2 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
3 7 (16.28%) Use Case
3 7 (16.28%) UML
3 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Multithreading
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.95%) Low Latency
5 5 (11.63%) Scrum
5 5 (11.63%) MVC
5 5 (11.63%) Validation
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
5 5 (11.63%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Perl
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 11 (25.58%) Korn
4 10 (23.26%) PHP
5 9 (20.93%) C
6 6 (13.95%) C#
6 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
7 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
8 4 (9.30%) Python
9 3 (6.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) IIBA
2 3 (6.98%) CBAP
2 3 (6.98%) MBA
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (11.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.33%) Netcool
2 1 (2.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Sybase
2 10 (23.26%) Sun
3 9 (20.93%) Misys
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) Atlassian
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
6 3 (6.98%) F5
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.65%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) IBM
8 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.33%) Siemens
8 1 (2.33%) Huawei
8 1 (2.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks