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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 561 548 511
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -37
Contract jobs citing Introscope 29 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.042% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 11
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£450 £310 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.04% -37.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £272 £420
% change year-on-year
+65.74% -35.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

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
6272 6128 4857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.95% 12.73% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4138 4040 3116
Average daily rate £400 £388 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £31.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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 +17 20 £450 +12.50% 1
South East -13 4 £375 +78.57%
West Midlands - 4 £450 -
North West - 1 - -
Introscope
UK

Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 58 (92.06%) WebSphere
2 54 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 53 (84.13%) Linux
4 35 (55.56%) Apache
5 32 (50.79%) Jython
6 30 (47.62%) IBM
7 29 (46.03%) ITIL
7 29 (46.03%) Windows
7 29 (46.03%) CA Wily
8 28 (44.44%) UNIX
8 28 (44.44%) Java
9 24 (38.10%) Python
10 23 (36.51%) HTTP
11 21 (33.33%) Shell Script
11 21 (33.33%) Solaris
11 21 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
12 20 (31.75%) Java EE
12 20 (31.75%) Load Balancing
13 19 (30.16%) Perl
13 19 (30.16%) Middleware
14 18 (28.57%) SSL
15 17 (26.98%) CA
15 17 (26.98%) Finance
16 16 (25.40%) WebSphere MQ
16 16 (25.40%) Oracle
16 16 (25.40%) Worklight
16 16 (25.40%) AppDynamics
17 15 (23.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 15 (23.81%) IIS
17 15 (23.81%) DNS

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 58 (92.06%) WebSphere
2 54 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 35 (55.56%) Apache
4 21 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 15 (23.81%) IIS
6 12 (19.05%) Tomcat
6 12 (19.05%) CICS
6 12 (19.05%) WebSphere Process Server
6 12 (19.05%) WebSphere Portal
7 6 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (6.35%) MQSeries
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (36.51%) HTTP
2 18 (28.57%) SSL
3 15 (23.81%) DNS
4 13 (20.63%) Firewall
4 13 (20.63%) TCP/IP
4 13 (20.63%) LDAP
5 11 (17.46%) BIG-IP
6 6 (9.52%) DMZ
7 4 (6.35%) HTTPS
8 3 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) DB2
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.76%) Informix
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) JMeter
2 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) Selenium
3 3 (4.76%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.76%) Mockito
3 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Front Office
4 3 (4.76%) Back Office
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Administrator
2 15 (23.81%) WebSphere Administrator
3 13 (20.63%) Applications Support
4 9 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 9 (14.29%) Server Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Applications Support Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (9.52%) Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) WebSphere Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Server Specialist
8 5 (7.94%) Web Hosting Specialist
8 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Server Specialist
10 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Consultant
10 3 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) Java EE
2 19 (30.16%) Middleware
3 16 (25.40%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (25.40%) Worklight
4 13 (20.63%) .NET
5 7 (11.11%) J2EE
5 7 (11.11%) JDBC
5 7 (11.11%) SOAP
5 7 (11.11%) Web Services
6 4 (6.35%) HTML
6 4 (6.35%) JNDI
6 4 (6.35%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (4.76%) WCF
7 3 (4.76%) JSON
7 3 (4.76%) Spring
7 3 (4.76%) RESTful
7 3 (4.76%) JAX-RS
7 3 (4.76%) PowerMock
7 3 (4.76%) WSDL
7 3 (4.76%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Clustering
2 12 (19.05%) LPAR
3 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (14.29%) PKI
5 4 (6.35%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.76%) Online Banking
6 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.17%) Equities
8 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (84.13%) Linux
2 29 (46.03%) Windows
3 28 (44.44%) UNIX
4 21 (33.33%) Solaris
5 15 (23.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 12 (19.05%) AIX
6 12 (19.05%) zOS
7 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.76%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) ITIL
2 20 (31.75%) Load Balancing
3 14 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 12 (19.05%) Migration
5 11 (17.46%) Release Management
6 10 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (14.29%) Change Management
8 8 (12.70%) Project Management
8 8 (12.70%) Problem Management
8 8 (12.70%) Load Testing
8 8 (12.70%) Capacity Management
9 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
11 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.35%) Open Source
11 4 (6.35%) High Availability
11 4 (6.35%) Garbage Collection
12 3 (4.76%) SDLC
12 3 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) Jython
2 28 (44.44%) Java
3 24 (38.10%) Python
4 21 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 19 (30.16%) Perl
6 6 (9.52%) SQL
7 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.35%) Korn
9 3 (4.76%) PHP
10 1 (1.59%) R
10 1 (1.59%) VB6
10 1 (1.59%) VB
10 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 29 (46.03%) CA Wily
2 12 (19.05%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.76%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.59%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) IBM
2 17 (26.98%) CA
3 16 (25.40%) Oracle
3 16 (25.40%) AppDynamics
4 11 (17.46%) F5
5 8 (12.70%) ATG
6 6 (9.52%) Adobe
7 5 (7.94%) TIBCO
8 4 (6.35%) Sybase
8 4 (6.35%) HP
9 3 (4.76%) Altiris
9 3 (4.76%) Perforce
9 3 (4.76%) Compuware
10 2 (3.17%) Dell
11 1 (1.59%) OpenText
11 1 (1.59%) Metastorm
11 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
11 1 (1.59%) Siebel
11 1 (1.59%) Vignette