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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software AG over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG
Rank 580 594 563
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Contract jobs citing Software AG 26 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.038% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.084% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 16
Median daily rate £450 £538 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +24.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £603 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £525 £420
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Software AG
UK

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
21772 22529 22038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.20% 45.00% 44.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13686 13360 12748
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 705 1025 1028
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +6.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.12 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Software AG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Software AG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software AG within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 16 £450 -5.26% 1
East Midlands - 5 £325 -
East of England +10 3 - - 2
North West -16 1 - -
South East -17 1 - -
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UK

Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software AG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Software AG.

1 27 (75.00%) webMethods
2 26 (72.22%) IBM
3 23 (63.89%) Unix
3 23 (63.89%) DataPower
4 22 (61.11%) Linux
5 21 (58.33%) ITIL
6 20 (55.56%) Oracle
6 20 (55.56%) Middleware
7 19 (52.78%) Shell Script
7 19 (52.78%) Firewall
8 18 (50.00%) AIX
8 18 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (50.00%) WebSphere
8 18 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (47.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 17 (47.22%) Bash Shell
9 17 (47.22%) SSL
10 16 (44.44%) DNS
10 16 (44.44%) Load Balancing
10 16 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
10 16 (44.44%) SUSE
11 13 (36.11%) Change Management
12 12 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
13 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (25.00%) SOAP
14 9 (25.00%) SQL
15 8 (22.22%) SOA
16 6 (16.67%) Retail
16 6 (16.67%) ETL

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.11%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) GlassFish
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Firewall
2 17 (47.22%) SSL
3 16 (44.44%) DNS
4 3 (8.33%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) Converged Networks
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) DataStage
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (8.33%) VisualVM
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Middleware Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 4 (11.11%) webMethods Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) ETL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) Middleware
2 12 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (25.00%) SOAP
4 6 (16.67%) RESTful
4 6 (16.67%) XML
5 5 (13.89%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (11.11%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) .NET
7 3 (8.33%) COM+
7 3 (8.33%) HTML
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
8 2 (5.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) DataPower
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (8.33%) FMCG
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (2.78%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Unix
2 22 (61.11%) Linux
3 18 (50.00%) AIX
4 17 (47.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 16 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
5 16 (44.44%) SUSE
6 4 (11.11%) Windows
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) ITIL
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 13 (36.11%) Change Management
5 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (22.22%) SOA
7 6 (16.67%) ETL
8 4 (11.11%) Network Architecture
8 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 2 (5.56%) Data Transformation
10 2 (5.56%) Information Security
10 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Shell Script
2 17 (47.22%) Bash Shell
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Opsview
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) webMethods
2 26 (72.22%) IBM
3 20 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.11%) Splunk
5 3 (8.33%) Informatica
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) Talend
6 1 (2.78%) Apigee
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Intel
6 1 (2.78%) VMware