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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG
Rank 591 574 568
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing Software AG 30 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.051% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 18
Median daily rate £438 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £608 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
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
22412 22965 22764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.97% 45.34% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13989 13331 13114
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 £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 710 1002 1026
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.12 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 3 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 3 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 -15 19 £450 -25.00% 1
East Midlands +11 5 £325 -
East of England +4 3 - -
North West -4 2 - -
South East -12 1 - - 2
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Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 30 (81.08%) webMethods
2 24 (64.86%) IBM
3 23 (62.16%) DataPower
4 20 (54.05%) Oracle
4 20 (54.05%) ITIL
4 20 (54.05%) Middleware
5 19 (51.35%) Shell Script
5 19 (51.35%) Firewall
5 19 (51.35%) Unix
6 18 (48.65%) Linux
6 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (48.65%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (48.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (45.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 17 (45.95%) WebSphere
7 17 (45.95%) Bash Shell
7 17 (45.95%) SSL
7 17 (45.95%) AIX
8 16 (43.24%) DNS
8 16 (43.24%) SUSE
8 16 (43.24%) Load Balancing
8 16 (43.24%) Oracle Linux
9 13 (35.14%) Change Management
10 11 (29.73%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (27.03%) SOA
11 10 (27.03%) SOAP
12 7 (18.92%) XML
12 7 (18.92%) RESTful
13 6 (16.22%) Web Services

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 17 (45.95%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) GlassFish
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.11%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Firewall
2 17 (45.95%) SSL
3 16 (43.24%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.11%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) HTTP
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (8.11%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Middleware Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Integration Architect
3 5 (13.51%) webMethods Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Integration Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) Middleware
2 11 (29.73%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (27.03%) SOAP
4 7 (18.92%) RESTful
4 7 (18.92%) XML
5 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 5 (13.51%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (8.11%) .NET
7 3 (8.11%) COM+
7 3 (8.11%) HTML
7 3 (8.11%) JSON
7 3 (8.11%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) DataPower
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) FMCG
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Unix
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 17 (45.95%) AIX
3 17 (45.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 16 (43.24%) Oracle Linux
4 16 (43.24%) SUSE
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) ITIL
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (43.24%) Load Balancing
4 13 (35.14%) Change Management
5 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (27.03%) SOA
7 4 (10.81%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 4 (10.81%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
7 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
8 3 (8.11%) Information Security
8 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) Shell Script
2 17 (45.95%) Bash Shell
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Opsview
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) webMethods
2 24 (64.86%) IBM
3 20 (54.05%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) Talend
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) Splunk
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.70%) Apigee
7 1 (2.70%) Intel
7 1 (2.70%) Terracotta
7 1 (2.70%) TIBCO