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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataSynapse
Rank 582 592 606
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 26 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.046% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.11% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 20
Median daily rate £650 £550 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £673 £605
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 - - -
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
21364 21269 23061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.37% 42.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13155 12664 13871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 808 898 1139
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +1 26 £650 +18.18%
DataSynapse
UK

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 35 (89.74%) Java
2 26 (66.67%) Oracle
3 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (64.10%) Oracle Coherence
4 24 (61.54%) XML
4 24 (61.54%) TIBCO
5 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 21 (53.85%) Banking
6 20 (51.28%) Windows
6 20 (51.28%) Middleware
7 19 (48.72%) HTTP
7 19 (48.72%) SQL
7 19 (48.72%) HTML
7 19 (48.72%) WebSphere
8 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
8 18 (46.15%) Sybase
8 18 (46.15%) Tomcat
8 18 (46.15%) IBM
9 17 (43.59%) Linux
9 17 (43.59%) Hadoop
10 16 (41.03%) iSCSI
10 16 (41.03%) NAS
10 16 (41.03%) SRDF
10 16 (41.03%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (41.03%) Apache
10 16 (41.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 16 (41.03%) EMC
10 16 (41.03%) Intel
10 16 (41.03%) SAN
10 16 (41.03%) NetApp

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 25 (64.10%) Oracle Coherence
2 19 (48.72%) WebSphere
3 18 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 16 (41.03%) Apache
4 16 (41.03%) IIS
4 16 (41.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.13%) Jetty
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) HTTP
2 16 (41.03%) FCoE
2 16 (41.03%) Fibre Channel
2 16 (41.03%) iSCSI
2 16 (41.03%) NAS
2 16 (41.03%) SAN
3 15 (38.46%) LAN
3 15 (38.46%) Multicast
3 15 (38.46%) WAN
4 6 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (43.59%) Hadoop
3 16 (41.03%) HBase
4 6 (15.38%) Big Data
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.13%) Hazelcast
6 2 (5.13%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.56%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Gradle
3 2 (5.13%) Maven
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (53.85%) Banking
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 5 (12.82%) Front Office
4 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Law
6 1 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Architect
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Grid Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Digital Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Grid Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
8 2 (5.13%) DevOps Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Scala Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Scala Developer
8 2 (5.13%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) XML
2 20 (51.28%) Middleware
3 19 (48.72%) HTML
4 16 (41.03%) Rendezvous
4 16 (41.03%) XSLT
5 6 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (10.26%) ELK Stack
7 3 (7.69%) .NET
7 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.69%) SOAP
7 3 (7.69%) Spring
8 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.13%) JAX-RS
8 2 (5.13%) JMS
8 2 (5.13%) jQuery
8 2 (5.13%) REST
9 1 (2.56%) Akka
9 1 (2.56%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Grid Computing
2 7 (17.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (12.82%) Fixed Income
4 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) Derivative
4 4 (10.26%) Online Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Equities
5 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.13%) Statistics
7 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.56%) GPGPU
7 1 (2.56%) Market Risk
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Linux
3 16 (41.03%) Solaris
4 3 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Benchmarking
2 16 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (35.90%) DevOps
3 14 (35.90%) Multithreading
4 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
4 7 (17.95%) Software Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Analytics
5 5 (12.82%) SDLC
6 4 (10.26%) Microservices
6 4 (10.26%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
7 3 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Test Management
7 3 (7.69%) Time Management
7 3 (7.69%) Validation
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 19 (48.72%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) C++
5 6 (15.38%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) Scala
6 3 (7.69%) AWK
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) NFS
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle RAC
1 16 (41.03%) SRDF
2 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 15 (38.46%) KVM
2 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (38.46%) Xen
3 2 (5.13%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) Control-M
3 2 (5.13%) Ganglia
3 2 (5.13%) Kibana
3 2 (5.13%) logstash
4 1 (2.56%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Oracle
2 24 (61.54%) TIBCO
3 18 (46.15%) IBM
3 18 (46.15%) Sybase
4 16 (41.03%) EMC
4 16 (41.03%) Intel
4 16 (41.03%) NetApp
5 15 (38.46%) Cisco
5 15 (38.46%) VMware
6 6 (15.38%) AppDynamics
7 4 (10.26%) Splunk
8 3 (7.69%) Bloomberg
8 3 (7.69%) Reuters
9 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.13%) MuleSoft
9 2 (5.13%) Solace