The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank 523 531 492
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 72 39 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.24% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 55
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£600 £588 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £695 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Grid Computing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16511 16046 15561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.05% 32.51% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10581 9839 9417
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 624 668
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Grid Computing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Grid Computing Daily Rate Trend in England

Grid Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Grid Computing across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Grid Computing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Grid Computing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Grid Computing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Grid Computing
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 Grid Computing within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +25 66 £600 +2.12% 9
North West - 3 £450 -
South East - 2 £375 -
South West - 2 £288 -
Grid Computing
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Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing.

1 44 (43.14%) Finance
2 42 (41.18%) SQL
3 38 (37.25%) Front Office
4 37 (36.27%) Java
5 32 (31.37%) Oracle
5 32 (31.37%) XML
5 32 (31.37%) Python
6 31 (30.39%) C++
7 30 (29.41%) Derivative
8 28 (27.45%) Credit Risk
8 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (26.47%) Multithreading
9 27 (26.47%) Analytics
10 23 (22.55%) Banking
10 23 (22.55%) UNIX
10 23 (22.55%) Windows
10 23 (22.55%) C#
11 22 (21.57%) OO
12 20 (19.61%) Perl
13 19 (18.63%) Market Risk
14 18 (17.65%) MS Office
15 17 (16.67%) Linux
15 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 17 (16.67%) Fixed Income
16 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
16 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
17 15 (14.71%) .NET
18 14 (13.73%) Investment Banking
18 14 (13.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 14 (13.73%) Spreadsheet

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (13.73%) Oracle Coherence
2 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.92%) Apache
5 3 (2.94%) SAS
6 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.96%) iPlanet
6 2 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.96%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.96%) JBoss
6 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.98%) GemFire
7 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (17.65%) MS Office
2 14 (13.73%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (10.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) LDAP
1 2 (1.96%) WAN
1 2 (1.96%) HTTP
1 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.96%) DNS
1 2 (1.96%) SAN
1 2 (1.96%) Firewall
1 2 (1.96%) VLAN
1 2 (1.96%) iSCSI
1 2 (1.96%) NAS
1 2 (1.96%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (4.90%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.90%) OLAP
6 4 (3.92%) Big Data
6 4 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.92%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (2.94%) Base SAS
7 3 (2.94%) DB2
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Subversion
2 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.94%) XMLSpy
2 3 (2.94%) JIRA
2 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.96%) Maven
3 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.98%) MSTest
4 1 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.98%) Mockito
4 1 (0.98%) Hudson
4 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.98%) NSubstitute
4 1 (0.98%) jMock
4 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.98%) JUnit
General
1 44 (43.14%) Finance
2 38 (37.25%) Front Office
3 23 (22.55%) Banking
4 14 (13.73%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (75.49%) Developer
2 22 (21.57%) Python Developer
3 17 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.75%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.78%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.84%) Solutions Designer
7 8 (7.84%) Architect
7 8 (7.84%) Designer
8 7 (6.86%) Quantitative Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Senior C++ Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Python Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (4.90%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Front Office Developer
10 5 (4.90%) SharePoint Designer
11 4 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.92%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.37%) XML
2 15 (14.71%) .NET
3 13 (12.75%) STL
4 12 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (7.84%) WCF
6 7 (6.86%) Web Services
7 6 (5.88%) SciPy
7 6 (5.88%) NumPy
7 6 (5.88%) MDX
8 5 (4.90%) Spring
8 5 (4.90%) Twisted
9 4 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (2.94%) JDBC
10 3 (2.94%) XSD
10 3 (2.94%) XSLT
10 3 (2.94%) XML Schema
10 3 (2.94%) Middleware
11 2 (1.96%) XML-RPC
11 2 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.41%) Derivative
2 28 (27.45%) Credit Risk
3 19 (18.63%) Market Risk
4 17 (16.67%) Fixed Income
5 14 (13.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 4 (3.92%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.94%) Equities
9 3 (2.94%) W3C
9 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.96%) Clustering
10 2 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.96%) Physics
10 2 (1.96%) Wiki
10 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.98%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) UNIX
1 23 (22.55%) Windows
2 17 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (4.90%) AIX
4 4 (3.92%) Solaris
5 2 (1.96%) SUSE
5 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.47%) Multithreading
2 27 (26.47%) Analytics
3 22 (21.57%) OO
4 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
5 11 (10.78%) SOA
6 8 (7.84%) UML
6 8 (7.84%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (7.84%) Functional Programming
6 8 (7.84%) SDLC
7 7 (6.86%) Use Case
7 7 (6.86%) Asset Management
7 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.88%) TDD
8 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 6 (5.88%) Software Architecture
9 5 (4.90%) System Testing
9 5 (4.90%) Low Latency
9 5 (4.90%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.18%) SQL
2 37 (36.27%) Java
3 32 (31.37%) Python
4 31 (30.39%) C++
5 23 (22.55%) C#
6 20 (19.61%) Perl
7 8 (7.84%) R
7 8 (7.84%) Scala
8 6 (5.88%) Korn
9 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.94%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.96%) C-shell
12 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.98%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
1 1 (0.98%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Samba
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (1.96%) Platform Symphony
1 2 (1.96%) KVM
1 2 (1.96%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Control-M
2 2 (1.96%) Nagios
2 2 (1.96%) Ganglia
2 2 (1.96%) Puppet
2 2 (1.96%) OpenView
Vendors
1 32 (31.37%) Oracle
2 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.86%) GigaSpaces
4 6 (5.88%) DataSynapse
5 5 (4.90%) Sybase
6 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.94%) Solace
8 2 (1.96%) Opsware
8 2 (1.96%) F5
8 2 (1.96%) VMware
8 2 (1.96%) PlateSpin
8 2 (1.96%) Cognos
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco
8 2 (1.96%) Sun
8 2 (1.96%) HP
8 2 (1.96%) Veritas
9 1 (0.98%) Murex
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