The table below looks at the statistics for Introscope skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Introscope over the 3 months to 24 October 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 576 554 525
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -29
Contract jobs citing Introscope 14 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.019% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 10
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£378 £500 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% -13.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6795 5664 5681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.75% 11.82% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 3776 3253
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 123 219
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

Introscope
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Introscope Jobs Demand Trend in England

Introscope
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Introscope Daily Rate Trend in England

Introscope
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Introscope across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Introscope Daily Rate Histogram in England

Introscope
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Introscope Hourly Rate Trend in England

Introscope
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 Introscope within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 -2 9 £380 -23.95% 2
North West - 2 £300 -
South East -20 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Introscope
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Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Introscope 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 Introscope.

1 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 27 (71.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 27 (71.05%) IBM
2 27 (71.05%) WebSphere
3 25 (65.79%) IBM HTTP Server
4 24 (63.16%) HTTP
5 23 (60.53%) Apache
5 23 (60.53%) SSL
6 21 (55.26%) Jython
7 20 (52.63%) Middleware
8 17 (44.74%) Shell Script
8 17 (44.74%) Retail
9 16 (42.11%) Python
9 16 (42.11%) Worklight
10 13 (34.21%) Java
11 12 (31.58%) Perl
11 12 (31.58%) ITIL
11 12 (31.58%) DNS
11 12 (31.58%) CA Wily
11 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (28.95%) UNIX
13 10 (26.32%) ATG
13 10 (26.32%) Performance Testing
13 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
13 10 (26.32%) Adobe CQ
14 8 (21.05%) SUSE
14 8 (21.05%) Oracle
15 7 (18.42%) SQL
15 7 (18.42%) Windows
15 7 (18.42%) Web Services

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Introscope 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 Introscope. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (71.05%) WebSphere Application Server
1 27 (71.05%) WebSphere
2 25 (65.79%) IBM HTTP Server
3 23 (60.53%) Apache
4 10 (26.32%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (10.53%) JBoss
6 4 (10.53%) Liferay
7 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
8 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
8 2 (5.26%) CMS
9 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) HTTP
2 23 (60.53%) SSL
3 12 (31.58%) DNS
4 6 (15.79%) HTTPS
5 5 (13.16%) Internet
6 4 (10.53%) Firewall
6 4 (10.53%) Intranet
6 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.26%) FTP
8 1 (2.63%) LDAP
8 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.89%) Xcode
2 3 (7.89%) JUnit
2 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.26%) Toad
3 2 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.26%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (5.26%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.63%) JMeter
General
1 17 (44.74%) Retail
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Administrator
2 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Server Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Java Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Web Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Architect
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Web Content Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) Middleware
2 16 (42.11%) Worklight
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) JDBC
5 5 (13.16%) J2EE
6 4 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (10.53%) WebCenter
6 4 (10.53%) SOAP
6 4 (10.53%) .NET
7 3 (7.89%) HTML
7 3 (7.89%) XML
7 3 (7.89%) HTML5
7 3 (7.89%) Spring
7 3 (7.89%) JNDI
7 3 (7.89%) Java EE
7 3 (7.89%) JSON
7 3 (7.89%) PhoneGap
8 2 (5.26%) ODBC
9 1 (2.63%) JMS
9 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) PMI
2 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) RIA
4 1 (2.63%) DataPower
4 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) UNIX
3 8 (21.05%) SUSE
4 7 (18.42%) Windows
5 6 (15.79%) AIX
6 3 (7.89%) Android
6 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL
1 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (26.32%) Performance Testing
3 5 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.53%) High Availability
4 4 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 3 (7.89%) EAI
5 3 (7.89%) SOA
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) Content Management
6 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Analytics
6 2 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Jython
2 17 (44.74%) Shell Script
3 16 (42.11%) Python
4 13 (34.21%) Java
5 12 (31.58%) Perl
6 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
7 7 (18.42%) SQL
8 4 (10.53%) Korn
9 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
9 3 (7.89%) ActionScript
9 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.89%) C#
10 2 (5.26%) C++
10 2 (5.26%) VB
11 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) CA Wily
2 5 (13.16%) Puppet
3 2 (5.26%) nmon
3 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.63%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) IBM
2 10 (26.32%) ATG
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 6 (15.79%) FatWire
5 5 (13.16%) CA
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.53%) HP
7 3 (7.89%) Perforce
7 3 (7.89%) Splunk
8 2 (5.26%) VMware
8 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.63%) SAP
9 1 (2.63%) Cognos
9 1 (2.63%) F5