The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FatWire 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 FatWire over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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 the FatWire Corporation.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FatWire
Rank 522 517 491
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Contract jobs citing FatWire 30 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.067% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 18
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £290 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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
21697 21002 19019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.49% 45.54% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12640 11746 10308
Average daily rate £400 £393 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 895 927 1159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

FatWire
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FatWire Jobs Demand Trend in England

FatWire
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FatWire Daily Rate Trend in England

FatWire
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FatWire across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

FatWire Daily Rate Histogram in England

FatWire
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FatWire across the England region.

FatWire Hourly Rate Trend in England

FatWire
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FatWire within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 18 £550 +29.41% 3
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FatWire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FatWire 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 FatWire.

1 42 (73.68%) Java
2 38 (66.67%) CMS
3 32 (56.14%) Oracle
4 30 (52.63%) Content Management
5 25 (43.86%) WebCenter
6 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 20 (35.09%) HTML
8 19 (33.33%) J2EE
9 18 (31.58%) JSP
9 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (28.07%) CSS
11 14 (24.56%) SQL
11 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database
12 13 (22.81%) Adobe
13 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
14 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
15 9 (15.79%) Web Services
15 9 (15.79%) TDD
15 9 (15.79%) Finance
16 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
16 8 (14.04%) Spring
16 8 (14.04%) B2C
16 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
16 8 (14.04%) Adobe CQ
17 7 (12.28%) Servlets
17 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
17 7 (12.28%) Degree
18 6 (10.53%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FatWire 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 FatWire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (66.67%) CMS
2 8 (14.04%) Adobe CQ
3 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (7.02%) Liferay
6 3 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (5.26%) JBoss
7 2 (3.51%) Apache
7 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.51%) Magnolia
7 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.75%) TeamSite
8 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Tridion
2 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Intranet
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database
2 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.26%) Ant
1 3 (5.26%) Maven
1 3 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (1.75%) Hudson
2 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) ChangeMan
2 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.75%) Introscope
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.53%) Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Publishing
5 3 (5.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.75%) Finnish Language
7 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (64.91%) Developer
2 26 (45.61%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Senior Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Web Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) CMS Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) WebCenter
2 20 (35.09%) HTML
3 19 (33.33%) J2EE
4 18 (31.58%) JSP
5 16 (28.07%) CSS
6 9 (15.79%) Web Services
7 8 (14.04%) Spring
8 7 (12.28%) Servlets
9 6 (10.53%) XML
9 6 (10.53%) JDBC
9 6 (10.53%) REST
10 5 (8.77%) Spring Security
10 5 (8.77%) HTML5
10 5 (8.77%) XHTML
10 5 (8.77%) Spring MVC
10 5 (8.77%) Ajax
11 4 (7.02%) Dojo
11 4 (7.02%) jQuery
12 3 (5.26%) .NET
12 3 (5.26%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Web 2.0
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) W3C
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Solaris
3 3 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Content Management
2 18 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
4 9 (15.79%) TDD
5 8 (14.04%) B2C
5 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.53%) Workflow
6 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.77%) Analytics
7 5 (8.77%) SOA
7 5 (8.77%) MVC
7 5 (8.77%) Validation
8 4 (7.02%) SEO
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
9 3 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) Java
2 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.56%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) WCAG
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) Adobe
3 6 (10.53%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.26%) Omniture
5 1 (1.75%) Brightcove
5 1 (1.75%) Demandware
5 1 (1.75%) hybris
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.75%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) Serena
5 1 (1.75%) ATG
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