The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 the FatWire Corporation.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FatWire
Rank 506 499 530
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +31
Contract jobs citing FatWire 53 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.094% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £288 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £388 £188
% change year-on-year
-13.22% +106.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.56 £33.90 £35.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £40.70 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.25 £38.86
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -9.28%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21590 21417 24216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.28% 47.06% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12363 11863 12638
Average daily rate £388 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.89%
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 992 1168 1264
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
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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 10 July 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

FatWire
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FatWire across the England region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

FatWire Hourly Rate Histogram 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 10 July 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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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 +11 30 £450 -5.26% 2
South East 0 7 - - 1
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FatWire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 54 (61.36%) Java
2 46 (52.27%) CMS
3 44 (50.00%) Content Management
4 38 (43.18%) Oracle
5 31 (35.23%) WebCenter
6 30 (34.09%) HTML
7 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
8 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (23.86%) Oracle Database
9 21 (23.86%) JSP
10 19 (21.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 18 (20.45%) UNIX
11 18 (20.45%) Apache
11 18 (20.45%) Workflow
12 17 (19.32%) Spring
12 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
13 16 (18.18%) Scrum
13 16 (18.18%) SQL
14 15 (17.05%) J2EE
14 15 (17.05%) Linux
14 15 (17.05%) REST
14 15 (17.05%) WebSphere
15 14 (15.91%) TDD
15 14 (15.91%) SOA
15 14 (15.91%) IBM
16 13 (14.77%) Configuration Management
16 13 (14.77%) Finance
16 13 (14.77%) RUP
17 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
17 12 (13.64%) RDBMS

FatWire
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 46 (52.27%) CMS
2 18 (20.45%) Apache
3 15 (17.05%) WebSphere
4 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 12 (13.64%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (11.36%) Liferay
6 9 (10.23%) Adobe CQ
6 9 (10.23%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
7 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
7 6 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (6.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (5.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (5.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (4.55%) Alfresco
9 4 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (3.41%) IIS
10 3 (3.41%) Documentum
11 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Tridion
2 1 (1.14%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) Intranet
2 9 (10.23%) Internet
3 5 (5.68%) Firewall
3 5 (5.68%) HTTP
3 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.68%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.27%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.14%) Broadband
5 1 (1.14%) LAN
5 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) Oracle Database
2 19 (21.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
4 12 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.55%) MySQL
6 2 (2.27%) DB2
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.14%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Ant
1 6 (6.82%) JUnit
2 5 (5.68%) Introscope
2 5 (5.68%) Maven
2 5 (5.68%) Selenium
2 5 (5.68%) Mockito
3 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.41%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.14%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.82%) Marketing
3 6 (6.82%) Legal
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 3 (3.41%) Publishing
5 3 (3.41%) Automotive
6 2 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (46.59%) Developer
2 24 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.91%) Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Architect
5 9 (10.23%) Administrator
6 6 (6.82%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Architect
9 3 (3.41%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.27%) Development Consultant
10 2 (2.27%) Oracle Architect
10 2 (2.27%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.23%) WebCenter
2 30 (34.09%) HTML
3 21 (23.86%) JSP
4 17 (19.32%) Spring
5 15 (17.05%) J2EE
5 15 (17.05%) REST
6 12 (13.64%) Servlets
6 12 (13.64%) CSS
6 12 (13.64%) JDBC
7 11 (12.50%) XML
7 11 (12.50%) HTML5
8 9 (10.23%) XHTML
8 9 (10.23%) SOAP
8 9 (10.23%) Spring Security
9 8 (9.09%) jQuery
9 8 (9.09%) Ajax
9 8 (9.09%) Dojo
10 6 (6.82%) Struts
11 5 (5.68%) Web Services
11 5 (5.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.41%) Web 2.0
2 3 (3.41%) Statistics
3 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Open Source
4 1 (1.14%) Social Media
4 1 (1.14%) iPad
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) UNIX
2 15 (17.05%) Linux
3 10 (11.36%) Windows
4 6 (6.82%) Solaris
5 2 (2.27%) Android
5 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 1 (1.14%) zOS
6 1 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.00%) Content Management
2 22 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) Workflow
4 16 (18.18%) Scrum
5 14 (15.91%) TDD
5 14 (15.91%) SOA
6 13 (14.77%) RUP
6 13 (14.77%) Configuration Management
7 11 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.36%) SEO
9 9 (10.23%) User Stories
9 9 (10.23%) OO
10 8 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 8 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (6.82%) Change Management
11 6 (6.82%) Validation
12 5 (5.68%) Migration
12 5 (5.68%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (61.36%) Java
2 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.14%) FQL
4 1 (1.14%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) COBIT
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
3 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.27%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) IBM
3 12 (13.64%) Endeca
4 8 (9.09%) Adobe
5 6 (6.82%) Interwoven
5 6 (6.82%) Sitecore
6 5 (5.68%) Vignette
7 4 (4.55%) Stellent
7 4 (4.55%) Nintex
8 3 (3.41%) Perforce
9 2 (2.27%) Ektron
9 2 (2.27%) Eloqua
9 2 (2.27%) Facebook
9 2 (2.27%) Twitter
9 2 (2.27%) Neolane
9 2 (2.27%) JBoss
9 2 (2.27%) Alterian
9 2 (2.27%) Unica
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
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