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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataSynapse over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DataSynapse
UK / England
Rank 544 548 571
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 26 44 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.095% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.22% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 9
Median daily rate £638 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £573 £432
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £678 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18454 20034 21250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.24% 43.04% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11469 11924 12702
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 657 803 944
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.25 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DataSynapse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 26 £638 +6.25% 1
DataSynapse
UK

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataSynapse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DataSynapse.

1 32 (86.49%) Java
2 22 (59.46%) Oracle
3 21 (56.76%) Oracle Coherence
4 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (51.35%) Banking
5 19 (51.35%) XML
6 18 (48.65%) TIBCO
7 16 (43.24%) Grid Computing
8 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
8 15 (40.54%) Windows
8 15 (40.54%) DevOps
9 14 (37.84%) SQL
9 14 (37.84%) Multithreading
10 13 (35.14%) WebSphere
10 13 (35.14%) Middleware
11 12 (32.43%) C++
11 12 (32.43%) HTML
11 12 (32.43%) HTTP
12 11 (29.73%) Apache
12 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
12 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
12 11 (29.73%) Sybase
12 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
13 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (27.03%) Finance
13 10 (27.03%) IBM
13 10 (27.03%) XSLT
13 10 (27.03%) Linux
14 9 (24.32%) Solaris
14 9 (24.32%) NFS

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (56.76%) Oracle Coherence
2 13 (35.14%) WebSphere
3 11 (29.73%) Apache
3 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
4 9 (24.32%) IIS
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.41%) Jetty
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) HTTP
2 9 (24.32%) FCoE
2 9 (24.32%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (24.32%) iSCSI
2 9 (24.32%) NAS
2 9 (24.32%) SAN
3 8 (21.62%) LAN
3 8 (21.62%) Multicast
3 8 (21.62%) WAN
4 5 (13.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) HBase
3 6 (16.22%) Big Data
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.41%) Hazelcast
5 2 (5.41%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.70%) Infinispan
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Gradle
3 2 (5.41%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (51.35%) Banking
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 7 (18.92%) Front Office
4 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Law
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Architect
4 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Grid Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C++ Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Digital Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Scala Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (5.41%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) XML
2 13 (35.14%) Middleware
3 12 (32.43%) HTML
4 10 (27.03%) XSLT
5 9 (24.32%) Rendezvous
6 6 (16.22%) Web Services
7 4 (10.81%) .NET
7 4 (10.81%) ELK Stack
8 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
8 3 (8.11%) SOAP
8 3 (8.11%) Spring
9 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.41%) Guava
9 2 (5.41%) J2SE
9 2 (5.41%) JAX-RS
9 2 (5.41%) JMS
9 2 (5.41%) JNI
9 2 (5.41%) jQuery
9 2 (5.41%) REST
10 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Grid Computing
2 7 (18.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) Fixed Income
4 4 (10.81%) Derivative
4 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
5 3 (8.11%) Equities
5 3 (8.11%) Online Banking
5 3 (8.11%) Statistics
6 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.41%) Market Risk
6 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.70%) GPGPU
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Solaris
4 4 (10.81%) Unix
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) DevOps
3 14 (37.84%) Multithreading
4 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (24.32%) Benchmarking
6 8 (21.62%) Software Delivery
7 7 (18.92%) Analytics
7 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
8 6 (16.22%) SDLC
9 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
9 4 (10.81%) Microservices
9 4 (10.81%) Multithreaded Programming
9 4 (10.81%) OO
9 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (10.81%) Test Management
9 4 (10.81%) Time Management
9 4 (10.81%) Validation
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) C++
5 8 (21.62%) Scala
6 6 (16.22%) C#
7 4 (10.81%) AWK
7 4 (10.81%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) Haskell
8 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) NFS
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle RAC
1 9 (24.32%) SRDF
2 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
2 8 (21.62%) KVM
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.62%) Xen
3 2 (5.41%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) Control-M
3 2 (5.41%) Ganglia
3 2 (5.41%) Kibana
3 2 (5.41%) logstash
4 1 (2.70%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Oracle
2 18 (48.65%) TIBCO
3 11 (29.73%) Sybase
4 10 (27.03%) IBM
5 9 (24.32%) EMC
5 9 (24.32%) Intel
5 9 (24.32%) NetApp
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco
6 8 (21.62%) VMware
7 4 (10.81%) AppDynamics
7 4 (10.81%) Splunk
8 3 (8.11%) Bloomberg
8 3 (8.11%) Reuters
9 2 (5.41%) Google
9 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.41%) MuleSoft
9 2 (5.41%) Solace