The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse over the 3 months to 30 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within DataSynapse Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DataSynapse
Rank 578 556 493
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -63
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 20 13 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.026% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.088% 0.059% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 55
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£563 £600 £576
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £482 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £625 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22710 22144 21588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.94% 44.84% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13715 12515 12014
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 980 1010 1121
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DataSynapse Jobs Demand Trend in England

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DataSynapse Daily Rate Trend in England

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataSynapse across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

DataSynapse Daily Rate Histogram in England

DataSynapse
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 DataSynapse within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 20 £563 -6.25% 1
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UK

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse.

1 24 (64.86%) Oracle Coherence
2 22 (59.46%) Oracle
3 21 (56.76%) Windows
4 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (54.05%) Banking
5 19 (51.35%) Linux
6 18 (48.65%) Java
6 18 (48.65%) Finance
7 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
8 16 (43.24%) C#
8 16 (43.24%) SQL
9 15 (40.54%) Middleware
10 14 (37.84%) Investment Banking
11 13 (35.14%) Sybase
12 12 (32.43%) C++
12 12 (32.43%) XML
12 12 (32.43%) TIBCO
13 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
14 10 (27.03%) Rendezvous
14 10 (27.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (27.03%) IBM
14 10 (27.03%) Front Office
14 10 (27.03%) Multithreading
15 9 (24.32%) iSCSI
15 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
15 9 (24.32%) NAS
15 9 (24.32%) SRDF
15 9 (24.32%) FCoE
15 9 (24.32%) Fibre Channel

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle Coherence
2 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
3 9 (24.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (24.32%) WebSphere
3 9 (24.32%) IIS
3 9 (24.32%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (21.62%) RMDS
2 2 (5.41%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) LAN
1 9 (24.32%) WAN
1 9 (24.32%) HTTP
1 9 (24.32%) SAN
1 9 (24.32%) iSCSI
1 9 (24.32%) NAS
1 9 (24.32%) FCoE
1 9 (24.32%) Fibre Channel
1 9 (24.32%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) Hadoop
2 8 (21.62%) HBase
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) Infinispan
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) MSBuild
2 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) Maven
4 2 (5.41%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Gradle
4 2 (5.41%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.41%) Hudson
4 2 (5.41%) GDB
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 20 (54.05%) Banking
2 18 (48.65%) Finance
3 14 (37.84%) Investment Banking
4 10 (27.03%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) C# Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Architect
4 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (18.92%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Summit Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Tools Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Build and Release Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Core Java Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Build Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) Middleware
2 12 (32.43%) XML
3 10 (27.03%) Rendezvous
4 9 (24.32%) XSLT
4 9 (24.32%) HTML
5 8 (21.62%) Ultra Messaging
6 7 (18.92%) WCF
7 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 4 (10.81%) WPF
9 2 (5.41%) Web Services
9 2 (5.41%) CORBA
9 2 (5.41%) JMS
9 2 (5.41%) Akka
9 2 (5.41%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.70%) STL
10 1 (2.70%) Spring
10 1 (2.70%) jQuery
10 1 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (18.92%) Credit Risk
3 6 (16.22%) Grid Computing
4 5 (13.51%) Fixed Income
4 5 (13.51%) Derivative
4 5 (13.51%) N-Tier
5 3 (8.11%) Equities
6 2 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.41%) Market Risk
6 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.70%) Equity Risk
7 1 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Solaris
4 5 (13.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Multithreading
3 8 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (21.62%) Benchmarking
4 7 (18.92%) Analytics
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) SDLC
7 3 (8.11%) Functional Programming
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) Low Latency
8 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) C++
4 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.11%) Scala
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) Korn
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Basel III
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) NFS
1 9 (24.32%) Xen
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
1 9 (24.32%) SRDF
1 9 (24.32%) KVM
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (13.51%) XenApp
4 4 (10.81%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) Sybase
3 12 (32.43%) TIBCO
4 10 (27.03%) IBM
5 9 (24.32%) EMC
5 9 (24.32%) Intel
5 9 (24.32%) Cisco
5 9 (24.32%) VMware
5 9 (24.32%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) Solace
7 5 (13.51%) Perforce
7 5 (13.51%) Citrix
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