The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Elastic Path 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 Elastic Path over the 3 months to 24 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 Elastic Path Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Elastic Path
Rank 546 513 560
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +47
Contract jobs citing Elastic Path 18 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.015% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £390 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £325
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
22805 20031 25394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.89% 46.57% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13131 11003 13370
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £225
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 1006 1113 1224
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -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 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Elastic Path
UK

Elastic Path
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Elastic Path Jobs Demand Trend in England

Elastic Path
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Elastic Path Daily Rate Trend in England

Elastic Path
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Elastic Path 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 Elastic Path.

1 45 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 33 (73.33%) ATG
3 32 (71.11%) UML
4 30 (66.67%) Java
5 29 (64.44%) J2EE
5 29 (64.44%) JUnit
5 29 (64.44%) EJB
5 29 (64.44%) JSP
5 29 (64.44%) Servlets
5 29 (64.44%) XML
6 25 (55.56%) OO
7 20 (44.44%) WebSphere
8 19 (42.22%) XPath
8 19 (42.22%) XMLBeans
8 19 (42.22%) JSTL
8 19 (42.22%) Subversion
8 19 (42.22%) Content Management
8 19 (42.22%) Ajax
8 19 (42.22%) Blue Martini
8 19 (42.22%) Web 2.0
8 19 (42.22%) Bash Shell
8 19 (42.22%) Relational Database
8 19 (42.22%) RAD
8 19 (42.22%) UNIX
8 19 (42.22%) HPUX
8 19 (42.22%) Solaris
8 19 (42.22%) Linux
8 19 (42.22%) XSLT
8 19 (42.22%) HTML
8 19 (42.22%) JMS

Elastic Path
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Elastic Path 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 Elastic Path. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 19 (42.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 19 (42.22%) MQSeries
3 10 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 10 (22.22%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Project
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Tridion
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) DB2
1 19 (42.22%) RDBMS
1 19 (42.22%) Relational Database
2 10 (22.22%) Hazelcast
2 10 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) JUnit
2 19 (42.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Eclipse
2 19 (42.22%) Log4j
2 19 (42.22%) Subversion
2 19 (42.22%) Ant
3 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.22%) Spring Roo
3 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Hudson
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
1 19 (42.22%) Manufacturing
1 19 (42.22%) Retail
2 11 (24.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Analyst
3 13 (28.89%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.44%) Product Manager
4 2 (4.44%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (4.44%) Online Product Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) J2EE
1 29 (64.44%) EJB
1 29 (64.44%) JSP
1 29 (64.44%) Servlets
1 29 (64.44%) XML
2 19 (42.22%) XSLT
2 19 (42.22%) XHTML
2 19 (42.22%) JMS
2 19 (42.22%) JDBC
2 19 (42.22%) Struts
2 19 (42.22%) XMLBeans
2 19 (42.22%) Ajax
2 19 (42.22%) JSTL
2 19 (42.22%) HTML
3 10 (22.22%) jQuery
3 10 (22.22%) REST
3 10 (22.22%) Velocity
3 10 (22.22%) Spring MVC
3 10 (22.22%) JSON
3 10 (22.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Web 2.0
2 8 (17.78%) Open Source
3 2 (4.44%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Wiki
4 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) UNIX
1 19 (42.22%) HPUX
1 19 (42.22%) Solaris
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 32 (71.11%) UML
3 25 (55.56%) OO
4 19 (42.22%) RAD
4 19 (42.22%) Content Management
5 10 (22.22%) MVC
5 10 (22.22%) B2C
6 9 (20.00%) TDD
6 9 (20.00%) BPMN
7 8 (17.78%) BDD
8 7 (15.56%) B2B
9 6 (13.33%) SOA
10 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.89%) Use Case
12 2 (4.44%) User Stories
12 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1 (2.22%) Scrum
13 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) Perl
2 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 19 (42.22%) XPath
2 19 (42.22%) Bash Shell
3 10 (22.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) ATG
2 19 (42.22%) Blue Martini
2 19 (42.22%) IBM
2 19 (42.22%) Interwoven
3 14 (31.11%) hybris
4 1 (2.22%) Demandware
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle