The table below looks at the statistics for Fredhopper skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fredhopper over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SDL Fredhopper
Rank 619 625 615
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Fredhopper 5 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.021% 0.027%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £500 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Fredhopper
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4152 4202 4894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.37% 7.96% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2573 2447 2848
Median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 68
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -38.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £11.80 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £56.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -45.31%

Fredhopper
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Fredhopper as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Fredhopper Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fredhopper
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Fredhopper Daily Rate Trend in England

Fredhopper
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 Fredhopper within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
South East +22 5 £500 +11.11%
Fredhopper
UK

Fredhopper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper.

1 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Commerce Server
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) AIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Splunk
2 5 (62.50%) Worklight
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) AppDynamics
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile First
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
3 3 (37.50%) MuleSoft

Fredhopper
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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) Commerce Server
1 5 (62.50%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) DB2
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Web Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Server Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) Worklight
1 5 (62.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile First
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) AppDynamics
2 5 (62.50%) Splunk
3 3 (37.50%) hybris
3 3 (37.50%) MuleSoft
4 1 (12.50%) IBM Sterling