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 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataSynapse
Rank 615 617 593
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 13 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.033% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.057% 0.074% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 14
Median daily rate £575 £525 £601
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -12.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £490 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £530 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DataSynapse
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
22611 23074 23341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 44.26% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14016 13914 13300
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 751 990 1033
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.60 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% +0.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -22 9 £638 +21.42% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £530 -
DataSynapse
UK

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 20 (74.07%) TIBCO
2 18 (66.67%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (62.96%) Oracle
4 16 (59.26%) Solaris
4 16 (59.26%) Linux
4 16 (59.26%) Windows
4 16 (59.26%) SAN
4 16 (59.26%) NAS
4 16 (59.26%) Hadoop
5 15 (55.56%) WebSphere
5 15 (55.56%) Oracle Coherence
5 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (55.56%) IBM
5 15 (55.56%) Middleware
6 14 (51.85%) Benchmarking
6 14 (51.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 14 (51.85%) EMC
6 14 (51.85%) Intel
6 14 (51.85%) NetApp
6 14 (51.85%) Rendezvous
6 14 (51.85%) Apache
6 14 (51.85%) LAN
6 14 (51.85%) WAN
6 14 (51.85%) HTTP
6 14 (51.85%) NFS
6 14 (51.85%) Cisco
6 14 (51.85%) SQL
6 14 (51.85%) XML
6 14 (51.85%) Banking

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 15 (55.56%) Oracle Coherence
1 15 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 14 (51.85%) Apache
2 14 (51.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 13 (48.15%) IIS
3 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
4 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) NAS
1 16 (59.26%) SAN
2 14 (51.85%) FCoE
2 14 (51.85%) Fibre Channel
2 14 (51.85%) HTTP
2 14 (51.85%) iSCSI
2 14 (51.85%) LAN
2 14 (51.85%) Multicast
2 14 (51.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) Hadoop
3 13 (48.15%) HBase
4 4 (14.81%) Big Data
5 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.70%) DB2
7 1 (3.70%) Hazelcast
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
General
1 14 (51.85%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Front Office
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Architect
2 13 (48.15%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Grid Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Cassandra Developer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (7.41%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) TIBCO Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Middleware
2 14 (51.85%) Rendezvous
2 14 (51.85%) XML
3 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) XSLT
4 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) ELK Stack
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
6 2 (7.41%) Kafka
6 2 (7.41%) Reactive Extensions
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (7.41%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (7.41%) WCF
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (7.41%) WPF
7 1 (3.70%) RESTful
7 1 (3.70%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Grid Computing
2 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 3 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.41%) CMDB
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Equities
4 1 (3.70%) GPGPU
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
1 16 (59.26%) Solaris
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) AIX
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SUSE
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Benchmarking
2 14 (51.85%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.41%) MVVM
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Security Management
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) UML
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) Haskell
6 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
1 14 (51.85%) KVM
1 14 (51.85%) NFS
1 14 (51.85%) SRDF
1 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (51.85%) Xen
2 13 (48.15%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (7.41%) Samba
3 2 (7.41%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.70%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) ITRS Geneos
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) BladeLogic
2 2 (7.41%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (7.41%) Ganglia
2 2 (7.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (7.41%) Kibana
2 2 (7.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) TIBCO
2 17 (62.96%) Oracle
3 15 (55.56%) IBM
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco
4 14 (51.85%) EMC
4 14 (51.85%) Intel
4 14 (51.85%) NetApp
4 14 (51.85%) VMware
5 13 (48.15%) Sybase
6 5 (18.52%) Splunk
7 3 (11.11%) AppDynamics
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.41%) BMC
8 2 (7.41%) Calypso
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 2 (7.41%) Reuters
8 2 (7.41%) Solace
8 2 (7.41%) Veritas