The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Compuware 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 Compuware over the 3 months to 18 April 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 the Compuware Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware
Rank 587 492 558
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +66
Contract jobs citing Compuware 3 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.026% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.013% 0.055% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 17
Average daily rate £342 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.93% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £488 £250
% change year-on-year
-31.69% +95.00%
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
23526 20102 25414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.83% 46.65% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13507 11052 13355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
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 1049 1107 1255
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Compuware
UK

Compuware
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Compuware Jobs Demand Trend in England

Compuware
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Compuware Daily Rate Trend in England

Compuware
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Compuware Hourly Rate Trend in England

Compuware
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 Compuware within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -18 1 £333 -31.69% 1
London -25 1 £350 +7.69%
East of England - 1 - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Compuware
UK

Compuware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Compuware 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 Compuware.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Introscope
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) JRules
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) WATIR
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
3 1 (25.00%) FitNesse

Compuware
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Compuware 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 Compuware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Introscope
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) WATIR
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (25.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (25.00%) WatiN
1 1 (25.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JRules
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cordys
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Empirix
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft