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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FatWire
Rank 530 521 534
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing FatWire 53 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.074% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 25
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £339 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.08% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
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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
23409 22747 24578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 46.74% 46.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 12936 12896
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £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 1027 1041 1259
Average hourly rate £18.44 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 2014.

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

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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 22 August 2014. 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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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 +37 37 £450 - 1
South East 0 3 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 59 (69.41%) Java
2 48 (56.47%) CMS
3 41 (48.24%) Content Management
4 39 (45.88%) Oracle
5 34 (40.00%) WebCenter
6 29 (34.12%) JavaScript
7 27 (31.76%) HTML
8 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database
9 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (24.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (24.71%) JSP
9 21 (24.71%) Scrum
10 20 (23.53%) UNIX
11 18 (21.18%) J2EE
11 18 (21.18%) Linux
11 18 (21.18%) SOA
12 17 (20.00%) Workflow
12 17 (20.00%) IBM
13 16 (18.82%) Finance
13 16 (18.82%) RUP
13 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
14 15 (17.65%) SQL
14 15 (17.65%) CSS
14 15 (17.65%) Spring
14 15 (17.65%) WebSphere
15 14 (16.47%) REST
16 13 (15.29%) HTML5
16 13 (15.29%) Degree
17 12 (14.12%) Ajax
17 12 (14.12%) Adobe CQ

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 48 (56.47%) CMS
2 15 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 12 (14.12%) Adobe CQ
3 12 (14.12%) Apache
4 10 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
6 7 (8.24%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (8.24%) Liferay
7 6 (7.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
8 5 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (5.88%) WebLogic
9 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (4.71%) Alfresco
9 4 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (3.53%) Documentum
10 3 (3.53%) IIS
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Tridion
2 1 (1.18%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Intranet
2 9 (10.59%) Internet
3 5 (5.88%) HTTP
4 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.71%) HTTPS
4 4 (4.71%) Firewall
5 2 (2.35%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.18%) Broadband
6 1 (1.18%) LAN
6 1 (1.18%) WAN
6 1 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database
2 21 (24.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
4 9 (10.59%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.71%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.35%) DB2
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.18%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Ant
2 5 (5.88%) Introscope
3 4 (4.71%) JUnit
3 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.53%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) Selenium
4 3 (3.53%) Mockito
5 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.35%) Subversion
6 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.18%) Maven
6 1 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 8 (9.41%) Legal
4 6 (7.06%) Publishing
5 5 (5.88%) Retail
6 4 (4.71%) Automotive
7 2 (2.35%) Marketing
7 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.35%) Games
8 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (48.24%) Developer
2 28 (32.94%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.12%) Analyst
4 9 (10.59%) Architect
4 9 (10.59%) Consultant
5 7 (8.24%) Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (2.35%) CMS Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Development Consultant
9 2 (2.35%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.00%) WebCenter
2 27 (31.76%) HTML
3 21 (24.71%) JSP
4 18 (21.18%) J2EE
5 15 (17.65%) CSS
5 15 (17.65%) Spring
6 14 (16.47%) REST
7 13 (15.29%) HTML5
8 12 (14.12%) Ajax
8 12 (14.12%) XHTML
9 10 (11.76%) Spring MVC
9 10 (11.76%) Spring Security
9 10 (11.76%) XML
10 9 (10.59%) Servlets
10 9 (10.59%) JDBC
10 9 (10.59%) Dojo
11 7 (8.24%) SOAP
11 7 (8.24%) jQuery
12 6 (7.06%) Struts
12 6 (7.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.88%) Web 2.0
3 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.53%) Statistics
3 3 (3.53%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.18%) Firmware
5 1 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) iPad
5 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) UNIX
2 18 (21.18%) Linux
3 11 (12.94%) Windows
4 8 (9.41%) Solaris
5 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.35%) Android
5 2 (2.35%) AIX
5 2 (2.35%) SUSE
6 1 (1.18%) zOS
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.24%) Content Management
2 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) Scrum
3 18 (21.18%) SOA
4 17 (20.00%) Workflow
5 16 (18.82%) RUP
6 11 (12.94%) Configuration Management
6 11 (12.94%) OO
6 11 (12.94%) TDD
7 10 (11.76%) MVC
8 9 (10.59%) SEO
8 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
8 9 (10.59%) User Stories
9 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.41%) RAD
9 8 (9.41%) Validation
10 6 (7.06%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (7.06%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (7.06%) Change Management
11 5 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 59 (69.41%) Java
2 29 (34.12%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.18%) C#
4 1 (1.18%) C++
4 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.18%) FQL
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) COBIT
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.18%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 39 (45.88%) Oracle
2 17 (20.00%) IBM
3 9 (10.59%) Adobe
4 6 (7.06%) Sitecore
4 6 (7.06%) Endeca
4 6 (7.06%) Interwoven
5 5 (5.88%) Vignette
6 4 (4.71%) Stellent
6 4 (4.71%) Nintex
7 3 (3.53%) Perforce
7 3 (3.53%) JBoss
8 2 (2.35%) Ektron
8 2 (2.35%) Eloqua
8 2 (2.35%) Neolane
8 2 (2.35%) Unica
8 2 (2.35%) Alterian
8 2 (2.35%) VMware
9 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.18%) CA
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