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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 547 551 561
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing Introscope 22 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.041% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 14
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£383 £475 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.47% +47.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £420 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
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
6682 5796 6019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.86% 11.98% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4466 3825 3421
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 119 204
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.20 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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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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 +9 17 £380 -23.95%
North West -3 2 £300 -29.41% 1
South East -22 2 £570 +52.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
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Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 32 (74.42%) WebSphere Application Server
1 32 (74.42%) IBM
1 32 (74.42%) WebSphere
2 31 (72.09%) Linux
3 27 (62.79%) HTTP
3 27 (62.79%) SSL
3 27 (62.79%) IBM HTTP Server
4 26 (60.47%) Apache
5 25 (58.14%) Jython
6 23 (53.49%) Middleware
7 20 (46.51%) Retail
8 18 (41.86%) Shell Script
8 18 (41.86%) Python
8 18 (41.86%) Worklight
9 15 (34.88%) Bash Shell
10 14 (32.56%) CA Wily
11 13 (30.23%) Performance Testing
11 13 (30.23%) UNIX
11 13 (30.23%) Java
12 12 (27.91%) Perl
12 12 (27.91%) ITIL
12 12 (27.91%) DNS
12 12 (27.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (23.26%) Adobe CQ
13 10 (23.26%) SUSE
13 10 (23.26%) ATG
14 9 (20.93%) JDBC
14 9 (20.93%) AIX
14 9 (20.93%) J2EE
15 8 (18.60%) Oracle

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 32 (74.42%) WebSphere Application Server
1 32 (74.42%) WebSphere
2 27 (62.79%) IBM HTTP Server
3 26 (60.47%) Apache
4 10 (23.26%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (13.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (9.30%) Liferay
6 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
7 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
8 2 (4.65%) CMS
9 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) HTTP
1 27 (62.79%) SSL
2 12 (27.91%) DNS
3 7 (16.28%) HTTPS
4 5 (11.63%) Intranet
4 5 (11.63%) Internet
5 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.30%) Firewall
6 3 (6.98%) FTP
7 1 (2.33%) LDAP
7 1 (2.33%) Extranet
7 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) LoadRunner
2 4 (9.30%) Toad
3 3 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (6.98%) Rational Performance Tester
3 3 (6.98%) JProfiler
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.65%) Xcode
5 1 (2.33%) WebLOAD
5 1 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 20 (46.51%) Retail
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Administrator
2 13 (30.23%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) Server Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Java Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Web Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Mainframe Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) Middleware
2 18 (41.86%) Worklight
3 9 (20.93%) J2EE
3 9 (20.93%) JDBC
4 8 (18.60%) Web Services
5 6 (13.95%) SOAP
5 6 (13.95%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (11.63%) JNDI
7 4 (9.30%) WebCenter
8 3 (6.98%) .NET
8 3 (6.98%) ODBC
9 2 (4.65%) XML
9 2 (4.65%) HTML
9 2 (4.65%) HTML5
9 2 (4.65%) Java EE
9 2 (4.65%) JSON
9 2 (4.65%) Spring
9 2 (4.65%) PhoneGap
10 1 (2.33%) JRules
10 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) PMI
2 6 (13.95%) Clustering
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.65%) Firmware
6 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) Statistics
6 1 (2.33%) RIA
6 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.33%) Open Source
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 13 (30.23%) UNIX
3 10 (23.26%) SUSE
4 9 (20.93%) AIX
5 8 (18.60%) Windows
6 3 (6.98%) Solaris
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Performance Testing
2 12 (27.91%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (27.91%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) High Availability
4 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (11.63%) Change Management
5 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Content Management
6 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.65%) Usability Testing
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) EAI
7 2 (4.65%) SOA
7 2 (4.65%) Line Management
7 2 (4.65%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Jython
2 18 (41.86%) Python
2 18 (41.86%) Shell Script
3 15 (34.88%) Bash Shell
4 13 (30.23%) Java
5 12 (27.91%) Perl
6 8 (18.60%) SQL
7 7 (16.28%) Korn
8 3 (6.98%) C++
8 3 (6.98%) VB
9 2 (4.65%) ActionScript
9 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.65%) C#
9 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.98%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) CA Wily
2 6 (13.95%) Puppet
3 3 (6.98%) nmon
4 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.33%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) IBM
2 10 (23.26%) ATG
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle
4 6 (13.95%) CA
4 6 (13.95%) FatWire
5 5 (11.63%) JBoss
6 4 (9.30%) HP
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.65%) Splunk
8 2 (4.65%) VMware
8 2 (4.65%) Perforce
9 1 (2.33%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) Remedy
9 1 (2.33%) Compuware
9 1 (2.33%) Cognos
9 1 (2.33%) SAP