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 23 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.

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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG
Rank 522 546 566
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +20
Contract jobs citing Software AG 57 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.029% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.063% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 3
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£475 £463 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +59.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £388 £475
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £27.75
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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
23934 22343 24958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.62% 46.39% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 12876 13105
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1101 1010 1277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 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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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 +34 22 £475 -11.62% 3
East of England -22 5 £563 - 1
East Midlands +3 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 64 (74.42%) webMethods
2 43 (50.00%) SOA
3 40 (46.51%) IBM
4 37 (43.02%) Java
5 32 (37.21%) Python
5 32 (37.21%) WebSphere
6 28 (32.56%) SSL
7 26 (30.23%) Linux
8 25 (29.07%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (27.91%) Security Cleared
10 23 (26.74%) Degree
10 23 (26.74%) XML
10 23 (26.74%) JMS
11 20 (23.26%) HTTP
11 20 (23.26%) SAP
12 19 (22.09%) SQL
12 19 (22.09%) UML
12 19 (22.09%) WebSphere MQ
12 19 (22.09%) SC Cleared
12 19 (22.09%) SaaS
13 18 (20.93%) Middleware
13 18 (20.93%) PL/SQL
14 17 (19.77%) VBA
14 17 (19.77%) Perl
14 17 (19.77%) Shell Script
14 17 (19.77%) Dell
14 17 (19.77%) REST
14 17 (19.77%) DataPower
14 17 (19.77%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (18.60%) ResourceLink

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 32 (37.21%) WebSphere
2 14 (16.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (15.12%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (3.49%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.33%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.16%) Confluence
6 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (18.60%) ResourceLink
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.16%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.16%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.09%) SaaS
2 16 (18.60%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (3.49%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (2.33%) PaaS
4 2 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) SSL
2 20 (23.26%) HTTP
3 4 (4.65%) Firewall
4 3 (3.49%) DMZ
5 2 (2.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.16%) Internet
6 1 (1.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) DB2
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) XMLSpy
1 3 (3.49%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) JUnit
2 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.16%) Hudson
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.16%) VisualVM
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Retail
3 5 (5.81%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.49%) Military
5 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (31.40%) Architect
2 26 (30.23%) Developer
3 15 (17.44%) Integration Architect
4 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Consultant
5 8 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Designer
7 4 (4.65%) webMethods Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) webMethods Developer
7 4 (4.65%) SOA Designer
8 3 (3.49%) Lead Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Integration Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Software Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.33%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Software Consultant
9 2 (2.33%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.74%) XML
1 23 (26.74%) JMS
2 19 (22.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (20.93%) Middleware
4 17 (19.77%) REST
5 16 (18.60%) WSDL
5 16 (18.60%) SOAP
6 5 (5.81%) Web Services
7 4 (4.65%) XSD
8 3 (3.49%) XSLT
8 3 (3.49%) HTML
8 3 (3.49%) .NET
8 3 (3.49%) COM+
8 3 (3.49%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (2.33%) JSON
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Axis
9 2 (2.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (2.33%) Swing
9 2 (2.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.07%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (19.77%) DataPower
3 9 (10.47%) Clustering
4 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.33%) Open Source
6 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Linux
2 14 (16.28%) AIX
3 7 (8.14%) Windows
4 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) UNIX
5 1 (1.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) SOA
2 19 (22.09%) UML
3 17 (19.77%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (18.60%) Release Management
5 15 (17.44%) ITIL
5 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
6 14 (16.28%) SysML
6 14 (16.28%) Scrum
6 14 (16.28%) TOGAF
6 14 (16.28%) Test Management
6 14 (16.28%) Portfolio Management
6 14 (16.28%) Requirements Management
7 13 (15.12%) OO
8 10 (11.63%) OOP
9 6 (6.98%) CAD
9 6 (6.98%) Line Management
10 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.81%) BPMN
10 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) Java
2 32 (37.21%) Python
3 19 (22.09%) SQL
4 18 (20.93%) PL/SQL
5 17 (19.77%) Perl
5 17 (19.77%) VBA
5 17 (19.77%) Shell Script
6 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
7 9 (10.47%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 23 (26.74%) Degree
3 19 (22.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.16%) APMP
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) CISSP
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.16%) CISM
5 1 (1.16%) GIAC
5 1 (1.16%) ISSAP
5 1 (1.16%) ISSEP
5 1 (1.16%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Opsview
Vendors
1 64 (74.42%) webMethods
2 40 (46.51%) IBM
3 20 (23.26%) SAP
4 17 (19.77%) Dell
5 11 (12.79%) Oracle
6 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.49%) JBoss
7 3 (3.49%) Mercator
7 3 (3.49%) Open Text
7 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.49%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.33%) Intel
9 1 (1.16%) Sybase
9 1 (1.16%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.16%) Terracotta
9 1 (1.16%) Splunk
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