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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 516 541 508
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -33
Contract jobs citing Introscope 36 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.015% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 4
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£378 £339 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.43% -20.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £365 -
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -
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
6380 5546 4731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.38% 12.03% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4246 3574 3050
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 108 154
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £21.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £48.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +12 21 £475 +52.00% 1
South East -16 13 £378 +3.42% 1
Introscope
UK

Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 39 (88.64%) Linux
1 39 (88.64%) WebSphere
2 34 (77.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 31 (70.45%) Apache
4 29 (65.91%) IBM
5 26 (59.09%) HTTP
6 22 (50.00%) Jython
7 21 (47.73%) IBM HTTP Server
7 21 (47.73%) Shell Script
7 21 (47.73%) ITIL
8 20 (45.45%) Python
8 20 (45.45%) SSL
9 19 (43.18%) UNIX
10 18 (40.91%) Middleware
11 17 (38.64%) Java
11 17 (38.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 16 (36.36%) AppDynamics
12 16 (36.36%) CA Wily
12 16 (36.36%) Worklight
12 16 (36.36%) Perl
12 16 (36.36%) DNS
13 15 (34.09%) WebSphere MQ
13 15 (34.09%) Adobe CQ
14 12 (27.27%) Java EE
15 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
15 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (25.00%) Clustering
16 10 (22.73%) ATG
16 10 (22.73%) Firewall
16 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 39 (88.64%) WebSphere
2 34 (77.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 31 (70.45%) Apache
4 21 (47.73%) IBM HTTP Server
5 15 (34.09%) Adobe CQ
6 9 (20.45%) IIS
6 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
7 4 (9.09%) MQSeries
7 4 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
10 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
10 1 (2.27%) CMS
10 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) HTTP
2 20 (45.45%) SSL
3 16 (36.36%) DNS
4 10 (22.73%) Firewall
4 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
5 7 (15.91%) LDAP
6 5 (11.36%) BIG-IP
7 4 (9.09%) HTTPS
8 3 (6.82%) DMZ
9 2 (4.55%) Internet
10 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.55%) Informix
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JMeter
2 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.55%) Mockito
4 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) Xcode
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Web Hosting Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
9 1 (2.27%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Middleware Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Middleware
2 16 (36.36%) Worklight
3 15 (34.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (27.27%) Java EE
5 9 (20.45%) Web Services
6 8 (18.18%) SOAP
7 7 (15.91%) .NET
8 6 (13.64%) J2EE
8 6 (13.64%) JDBC
9 5 (11.36%) XML
10 4 (9.09%) WSDL
10 4 (9.09%) JNDI
11 3 (6.82%) JSON
11 3 (6.82%) Spring
11 3 (6.82%) HTML
12 2 (4.55%) XSL
12 2 (4.55%) XSLT
12 2 (4.55%) Servlets
12 2 (4.55%) CSS
12 2 (4.55%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Clustering
2 6 (13.64%) PKI
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) DataPower
4 3 (6.82%) Open Source
5 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.55%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Statistics
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
6 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Linux
2 19 (43.18%) UNIX
3 17 (38.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 10 (22.73%) Windows
5 6 (13.64%) Solaris
6 2 (4.55%) SUSE
7 1 (2.27%) Android
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.36%) Release Management
5 5 (11.36%) Load Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) High Availability
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.82%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 2 (4.55%) TDD
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) Jython
2 21 (47.73%) Shell Script
3 20 (45.45%) Python
4 17 (38.64%) Java
5 16 (36.36%) Perl
6 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) Korn
8 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 2 (4.55%) SQL
9 1 (2.27%) R
9 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.27%) VB6
9 1 (2.27%) VB
9 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) VCP4
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) CA Wily
2 5 (11.36%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.27%) Cacti
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) IBM
2 16 (36.36%) AppDynamics
3 10 (22.73%) ATG
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle
4 6 (13.64%) Adobe
5 5 (11.36%) F5
5 5 (11.36%) TIBCO
6 4 (9.09%) CA
7 3 (6.82%) Perforce
7 3 (6.82%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) Compuware
8 2 (4.55%) Dell
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.55%) Splunk
8 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.55%) VMware
9 1 (2.27%) Metastorm
9 1 (2.27%) FatWire
9 1 (2.27%) Open Text
9 1 (2.27%) Siebel