The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Software AG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software AG over the 3 months to 30 January 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Software AG.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software AG
Rank 538 521 470
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -51
Contract jobs citing Software AG 19 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.090% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 25
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £525 £320
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +64.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21330 20067 18887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.93% 45.63% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12693 11425 10135
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 897 1222
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Software AG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software AG Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software AG
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Software AG Daily Rate Trend in England

Software AG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software AG across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Software AG Daily Rate Histogram in England

Software AG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Software AG Hourly Rate Trend in England

Software AG
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 Software AG within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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 -15 6 £417 -4.80%
South East 0 4 £500 -4.76%
East of England - 1 £450 - 2
North West - - - -
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Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Software AG 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 Software AG.

1 41 (73.21%) webMethods
2 38 (67.86%) SOA
3 32 (57.14%) Java
3 32 (57.14%) XML
4 28 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 23 (41.07%) IBM
6 22 (39.29%) Middleware
7 20 (35.71%) SSL
7 20 (35.71%) JMS
8 19 (33.93%) HTTP
8 19 (33.93%) WSDL
8 19 (33.93%) WebSphere MQ
9 18 (32.14%) XSD
9 18 (32.14%) AIX
10 17 (30.36%) Oracle
11 16 (28.57%) Linux
12 15 (26.79%) REST
13 14 (25.00%) Python
14 13 (23.21%) UML
14 13 (23.21%) SOAP
14 13 (23.21%) DataPower
15 12 (21.43%) Bash Shell
15 12 (21.43%) SQL
16 11 (19.64%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (19.64%) Retail
16 11 (19.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (17.86%) TOGAF
17 10 (17.86%) ITIL
18 9 (16.07%) OO

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Software AG 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 Software AG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (19.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (16.07%) WebSphere Process Server
4 6 (10.71%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
2 2 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) SSL
2 19 (33.93%) HTTP
3 7 (12.50%) DMZ
4 6 (10.71%) Firewall
4 6 (10.71%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) DB2
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JUnit
2 3 (5.36%) XMLSpy
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (19.64%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Designer
3 10 (17.86%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Integration Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) webMethods Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (5.36%) webMethods Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) SOA Designer
9 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Consultant
10 1 (1.79%) Software Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.79%) Analyst
10 1 (1.79%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.79%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) XML
2 22 (39.29%) Middleware
3 20 (35.71%) JMS
4 19 (33.93%) WSDL
4 19 (33.93%) WebSphere MQ
5 18 (32.14%) XSD
6 15 (26.79%) REST
7 13 (23.21%) SOAP
8 8 (14.29%) Web Services
8 8 (14.29%) XSLT
9 6 (10.71%) JSON
9 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 6 (10.71%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (10.71%) .NET
9 6 (10.71%) HTML
10 4 (7.14%) JDBC
11 2 (3.57%) Apache Axis
11 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.57%) Swing
11 2 (3.57%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) DataPower
2 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.07%) Clustering
4 6 (10.71%) Open Source
5 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
6 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) AIX
2 16 (28.57%) Linux
3 11 (19.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 7 (12.50%) UNIX
4 7 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (1.79%) SUSE
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) SOA
2 13 (23.21%) UML
3 10 (17.86%) TOGAF
3 10 (17.86%) ITIL
4 9 (16.07%) OO
4 9 (16.07%) Scrum
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.07%) Portfolio Management
4 9 (16.07%) Requirements Management
4 9 (16.07%) Release Management
4 9 (16.07%) Test Management
4 9 (16.07%) SysML
5 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (12.50%) OOP
6 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
7 6 (10.71%) EAI
7 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.93%) Line Management
8 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) Python
3 12 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (8.93%) C
5 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.57%) VBA
6 2 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) webMethods
2 23 (41.07%) IBM
3 17 (30.36%) Oracle
4 8 (14.29%) SAP
5 7 (12.50%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) Intel
7 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.57%) Dell
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.79%) Mercator
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.79%) Ab Initio
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