The table below looks at the statistics for Esper skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Esper over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EsperTech Esper/NEsper
Rank 607 618 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Esper 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.007% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £675 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Esper
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14501 14924 14185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.26% 29.36% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10067 10456 9825
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 241 162
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Esper
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Esper as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Esper Jobs Demand Trend in England

Esper
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Esper Daily Rate Trend in England

Esper
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 Esper within the England region over the 3 months to 2 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 -4 1 £475 -29.62% 2
Esper
UK

Esper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Esper 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 Esper.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (85.71%) Hedge funds
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) KDB
2 6 (85.71%) Refactoring
2 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 6 (85.71%) SciPy
2 6 (85.71%) NumPy
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) Pyramid
2 6 (85.71%) Pandas
2 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 6 (85.71%) Data Acquisition
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Statistics
2 6 (85.71%) Front Office
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Time Series Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Quantitative Trading
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source

Esper
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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (85.71%) KDB
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Quantitative Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Quantitative Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
1 6 (85.71%) NumPy
1 6 (85.71%) Pandas
1 6 (85.71%) Pyramid
1 6 (85.71%) SciPy
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) iBATIS
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
2 1 (14.29%) XHTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
1 6 (85.71%) Hedge funds
1 6 (85.71%) Statistics
1 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) Data Acquisition
1 6 (85.71%) Refactoring
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Quantitative Trading
2 5 (71.43%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Complex Event Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) R
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM