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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software AG
Rank 555 528 519
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Contract jobs citing Software AG 24 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.069% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.15% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 4
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£475 £425 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +77.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 -
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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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
22948 22155 19590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.33% 45.22% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13345 12821 10701
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 1024 997 1111
Average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -9 10 £600 +29.72%
South East -15 10 £350 +27.27% 1
East of England +6 3 £575 +31.42%
North West -18 1 - -
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Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 25 (56.82%) webMethods
2 23 (52.27%) Java
3 22 (50.00%) SOA
4 21 (47.73%) XML
5 19 (43.18%) XSD
6 16 (36.36%) Oracle
7 15 (34.09%) WSDL
7 15 (34.09%) WebSphere
8 13 (29.55%) Middleware
8 13 (29.55%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (27.27%) DB2
10 11 (25.00%) SAP
10 11 (25.00%) Retail
11 10 (22.73%) Firewall
11 10 (22.73%) Web Services
11 10 (22.73%) JMS
11 10 (22.73%) HTTP
12 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 8 (18.18%) HTML
13 8 (18.18%) Linux
13 8 (18.18%) .NET
13 8 (18.18%) NetWeaver
13 8 (18.18%) DMZ
13 8 (18.18%) HTTPS
13 8 (18.18%) Clustering
13 8 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
13 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 8 (18.18%) JSON
13 8 (18.18%) Open Source

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 15 (34.09%) WebSphere
2 8 (18.18%) NetWeaver
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) ResourceLink
1 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.27%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
1 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (2.27%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) HTTP
1 10 (22.73%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) DMZ
2 8 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 5 (11.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) DB2
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) JUnit
2 4 (9.09%) XMLSpy
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (25.00%) Retail
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
5 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Architect
3 10 (22.73%) webMethods Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Integration Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) webMethods Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Designer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
8 2 (4.55%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) IT Security Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Integration Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) IT Security Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) SOA Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) XML
2 19 (43.18%) XSD
3 15 (34.09%) WSDL
4 13 (29.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (29.55%) Middleware
5 10 (22.73%) JMS
5 10 (22.73%) Web Services
6 8 (18.18%) HTML
6 8 (18.18%) .NET
6 8 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (18.18%) JSON
6 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 8 (18.18%) REST
7 7 (15.91%) SOAP
8 4 (9.09%) JDBC
9 1 (2.27%) XSLT
9 1 (2.27%) Swing
9 1 (2.27%) J2SE
9 1 (2.27%) Apache Axis
9 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Clustering
1 8 (18.18%) Open Source
2 5 (11.36%) DataPower
3 4 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) PKI
6 1 (2.27%) Derivative
6 1 (2.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.27%) Equities
6 1 (2.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) AIX
3 5 (11.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
5 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) SOA
2 8 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.09%) UML
4 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.82%) TDD
5 2 (4.55%) Data Management
5 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Security Architecture
5 2 (4.55%) Master Data Management
5 2 (4.55%) SIEM
5 2 (4.55%) OOD
5 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.55%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) Java
2 6 (13.64%) Python
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.55%) C
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) VBA
5 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) CISSP
2 2 (4.55%) CISM
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) webMethods
2 16 (36.36%) Oracle
3 11 (25.00%) SAP
4 7 (15.91%) Intel
5 5 (11.36%) IBM
6 3 (6.82%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) VMware
8 1 (2.27%) ION Trading
8 1 (2.27%) Terracotta
8 1 (2.27%) Dell
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