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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 550 548 528
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Contract jobs citing CGI 25 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.031% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £431 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £480 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £323
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +27.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.66 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.00
CGI
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
13825 13459 12662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.11% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9461 8860 8145
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £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 207 193 314
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £21.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £49.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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 +9 13 £469 +4.16% 15
South East -5 7 £450 - 27
East of England -3 2 £326 -20.42% 1
South West - 2 £293 - 3
North West -16 1 - -
CGI
UK

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 32 (53.33%) SQL
2 22 (36.67%) Perl
3 21 (35.00%) UNIX
4 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
5 18 (30.00%) Linux
5 18 (30.00%) XML
5 18 (30.00%) Oracle
6 17 (28.33%) Java
6 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
7 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 16 (26.67%) Relational Database
8 15 (25.00%) Banking
8 15 (25.00%) Degree
9 14 (23.33%) Internet
9 14 (23.33%) Windows
9 14 (23.33%) MySQL
9 14 (23.33%) Python
10 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
11 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 11 (18.33%) ITIL
12 11 (18.33%) SSL
12 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
12 11 (18.33%) Firewall
12 11 (18.33%) Ruby
12 11 (18.33%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (16.67%) Korn
13 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
13 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
14 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
14 9 (15.00%) Open Source

CGI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 5 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Loan IQ
1 2 (3.33%) ACBS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
1 1 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) Internet
2 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.33%) Firewall
3 11 (18.33%) SSL
4 5 (8.33%) HTTP
5 3 (5.00%) DHCP
5 3 (5.00%) DNS
6 2 (3.33%) 802.11
6 2 (3.33%) FTP
6 2 (3.33%) WAN
6 2 (3.33%) IPv4
6 2 (3.33%) IPv6
6 2 (3.33%) SAN
6 2 (3.33%) Intranet
6 2 (3.33%) Wireless
7 1 (1.67%) UPnP
7 1 (1.67%) 4G
7 1 (1.67%) Broadband
7 1 (1.67%) DSL
7 1 (1.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 16 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 14 (23.33%) MySQL
3 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.67%) PowerCenter
5 3 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.33%) Big Data
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.67%) OLAP
7 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (6.67%) StarTeam
3 3 (5.00%) MSI
4 2 (3.33%) JMeter
4 2 (3.33%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.33%) ClearQuest
4 2 (3.33%) Trac
4 2 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.67%) Redmine
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (25.00%) Banking
2 7 (11.67%) Investment Banking
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Front Office
4 2 (3.33%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) DBA
4 10 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 8 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Administrator
7 6 (10.00%) Equity Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Architect
9 4 (6.67%) SQL DBA
9 4 (6.67%) Perl Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
11 2 (3.33%) Test Leader
11 2 (3.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) XML
2 11 (18.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (13.33%) HTML
5 5 (8.33%) .NET
6 3 (5.00%) XHTML
6 3 (5.00%) Ajax
7 2 (3.33%) Flash
7 2 (3.33%) LAMP
7 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.33%) CSS
7 2 (3.33%) SOAP
7 2 (3.33%) Web Services
7 2 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.33%) FastCGI
8 1 (1.67%) Catalyst
8 1 (1.67%) Moose
8 1 (1.67%) REST
8 1 (1.67%) XSLT
8 1 (1.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.00%) PKI
4 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.33%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.67%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) UNIX
2 18 (30.00%) Linux
3 14 (23.33%) Windows
4 8 (13.33%) SUSE
5 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (3.33%) AIX
7 1 (1.67%) Solaris
7 1 (1.67%) Fedora
7 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) ITIL
1 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
2 9 (15.00%) Web Development
2 9 (15.00%) Open Source
2 9 (15.00%) DevOps
3 8 (13.33%) Analytics
3 8 (13.33%) Service Management
4 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.33%) Migration
5 5 (8.33%) OO
6 4 (6.67%) ETL
6 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Test Management
6 4 (6.67%) Low Latency
7 3 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.00%) SDLC
7 3 (5.00%) Use Case
7 3 (5.00%) TDD
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) SQL
2 22 (36.67%) Perl
3 17 (28.33%) Java
3 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.33%) Python
5 11 (18.33%) Ruby
6 10 (16.67%) Korn
6 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.33%) C
7 5 (8.33%) C++
8 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (5.00%) PHP
10 2 (3.33%) C#
10 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.33%) VB
10 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.67%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.67%) VBScript
11 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.33%) ISEB
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) MBA
7 1 (1.67%) IIBA
7 1 (1.67%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.33%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle
3 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (6.67%) Informatica
5 4 (6.67%) Sybase
6 3 (5.00%) VMware
6 3 (5.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.33%) Coverity
7 2 (3.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.33%) Capita
7 2 (3.33%) SAP
7 2 (3.33%) IBM
7 2 (3.33%) Adobe
7 2 (3.33%) Misys
7 2 (3.33%) BT
7 2 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (1.67%) OpenText
8 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.67%) Omniture