The table below looks at the statistics for ITRS Geneos 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 ITRS Geneos over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ITRS Geneos
Rank 552 531 531
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing ITRS Geneos 28 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.057% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.79% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 13
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£525 £500 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ITRS Geneos
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4198 3411 3070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.05% 7.17% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2614 2131 1669
Average daily rate £413 £382 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.98% +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 155 169
Average hourly rate £21.69 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.37 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.19 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +8.75%

ITRS Geneos
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITRS Geneos across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

ITRS Geneos Jobs Demand Trend in England

ITRS Geneos
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ITRS Geneos Daily Rate Trend in England

ITRS Geneos
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITRS Geneos across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

ITRS Geneos Daily Rate Histogram in England

ITRS Geneos
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 ITRS Geneos within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 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 +6 28 £525 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
ITRS Geneos
UK

ITRS Geneos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ITRS Geneos 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 ITRS Geneos.

1 53 (75.71%) Front Office
2 45 (64.29%) UNIX
3 43 (61.43%) Banking
4 35 (50.00%) SQL
5 33 (47.14%) Java
5 33 (47.14%) Python
6 29 (41.43%) Linux
7 27 (38.57%) Derivative
8 26 (37.14%) Fixed Income
8 26 (37.14%) Oracle
9 23 (32.86%) Investment Banking
10 22 (31.43%) FIX Protocol
10 22 (31.43%) Electronic Trading
11 21 (30.00%) Windows
12 20 (28.57%) C#
12 20 (28.57%) C++
12 20 (28.57%) Perl
13 18 (25.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 18 (25.71%) PowerShell
14 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
14 17 (24.29%) ITIL
15 16 (22.86%) VB
16 15 (21.43%) Control-M
17 14 (20.00%) Red Hat
17 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (20.00%) Capacity Management
17 14 (20.00%) Low Latency
18 13 (18.57%) Credit Derivative
19 12 (17.14%) Finance
19 12 (17.14%) Middleware

ITRS Geneos
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ITRS Geneos 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 ITRS Geneos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.43%) IIS
1 8 (11.43%) Apache
1 8 (11.43%) Tomcat
1 8 (11.43%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Kondor+
2 2 (2.86%) ION MarketView
3 1 (1.43%) Global One
3 1 (1.43%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) LDAP
2 8 (11.43%) Intranet
2 8 (11.43%) BIG-IP
3 7 (10.00%) DNS
4 6 (8.57%) Firewall
5 5 (7.14%) HTTP
5 5 (7.14%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.43%) QlikView
2 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) JIRA
1 6 (8.57%) TeamCity
1 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.86%) Ant
3 2 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 53 (75.71%) Front Office
2 43 (61.43%) Banking
3 23 (32.86%) Investment Banking
4 12 (17.14%) Finance
5 2 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.43%) International Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Analyst
2 27 (38.57%) Support Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Applications Support
4 10 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Production Support Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Web Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Process Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Business Process Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Business Process Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Support Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) FX Support Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) DevOps Architect
11 2 (2.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (17.14%) Middleware
3 8 (11.43%) Java EE
3 8 (11.43%) .NET
3 8 (11.43%) WCF
4 6 (8.57%) WebSockets
5 5 (7.14%) HTML
6 4 (5.71%) Django
7 1 (1.43%) HTML5
7 1 (1.43%) QuickFIX
7 1 (1.43%) Rendezvous
7 1 (1.43%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.57%) Derivative
2 26 (37.14%) Fixed Income
3 18 (25.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (18.57%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (5.71%) Equities
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.86%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (64.29%) UNIX
2 29 (41.43%) Linux
3 21 (30.00%) Windows
4 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) Solaris
6 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Electronic Trading
2 17 (24.29%) ITIL
3 14 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 14 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (12.86%) Release Management
5 9 (12.86%) Problem Management
6 8 (11.43%) Load Balancing
6 8 (11.43%) Server Monitoring
6 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.43%) Migration
7 7 (10.00%) Change Management
7 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (8.57%) DevOps
9 5 (7.14%) Change Control
9 5 (7.14%) BPMN
9 5 (7.14%) Workflow
9 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.14%) BCP
9 5 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) SQL
2 33 (47.14%) Java
2 33 (47.14%) Python
3 20 (28.57%) C#
3 20 (28.57%) C++
3 20 (28.57%) Perl
4 18 (25.71%) PowerShell
5 16 (22.86%) VB
6 9 (12.86%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.57%) Ruby
9 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.29%) C
11 2 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) Control-M
2 10 (14.29%) BladeLogic
3 7 (10.00%) Nagios
4 5 (7.14%) Tivoli
4 5 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.43%) WMI
5 1 (1.43%) Puppet
5 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.43%) Salt
5 1 (1.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Oracle
2 14 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (14.29%) Altiris
4 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.57%) Splunk
6 5 (7.14%) 29West
7 4 (5.71%) ION Trading
7 4 (5.71%) Sybase
7 4 (5.71%) Citrix
8 3 (4.29%) Informatica
9 2 (2.86%) IBM
9 2 (2.86%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.86%) Tradeweb
9 2 (2.86%) MarketAxess
10 1 (1.43%) VMware
10 1 (1.43%) Sun
10 1 (1.43%) HP
10 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.43%) SaltStack
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