The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software over the 3 months to 27 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 TOWER Software.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TOWER Software
Rank 597 580 578
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 32 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.053% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 10
Median daily rate £448 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £415 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TOWER Software
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
22134 22290 21504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.22% 45.11% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13873 13162 12457
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 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1024 996
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

TOWER Software
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing TOWER Software as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

TOWER Software Jobs Demand Trend in England

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

TOWER Software Daily Rate Trend in England

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOWER Software across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

TOWER Software Daily Rate Histogram in England

TOWER Software
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

TOWER Software Hourly Rate Trend in England

TOWER Software
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 TOWER Software within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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 29 £475 -2.56% 1
South East -27 1 £375 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £275 -
TOWER Software
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TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) PowerShell
2 23 (53.49%) Windows
3 22 (51.16%) TCP/IP
4 21 (48.84%) Unix
5 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
5 20 (46.51%) ITIL
6 19 (44.19%) Firewall
7 18 (41.86%) WAN
8 17 (39.53%) LAN
8 17 (39.53%) Linux
8 17 (39.53%) Python
8 17 (39.53%) DNS
8 17 (39.53%) Bash Shell
8 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (39.53%) Ansible
8 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
8 17 (39.53%) Public Cloud
9 16 (37.21%) High Availability
9 16 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (34.88%) Oracle
10 15 (34.88%) ITIL V3
11 14 (32.56%) HTML
11 14 (32.56%) Perl
11 14 (32.56%) LDAP
11 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
11 14 (32.56%) Clustering
12 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
13 10 (23.26%) Information Assurance
13 10 (23.26%) DevOps

TOWER Software
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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) TCP/IP
2 19 (44.19%) Firewall
3 18 (41.86%) WAN
4 17 (39.53%) DNS
4 17 (39.53%) LAN
5 14 (32.56%) LDAP
6 2 (4.65%) Network Security
7 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.98%) Pentaho
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.60%) Artifactory
3 3 (6.98%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
2 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Technical Leader
4 4 (9.30%) Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Pentaho Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Public Sector Programme Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Head of Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.65%) Implementation Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Business Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Public Cloud
2 14 (32.56%) Clustering
3 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
4 8 (18.60%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
7 5 (11.63%) PKI
7 5 (11.63%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
9 2 (4.65%) CESG
9 2 (4.65%) User Experience
10 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
10 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
10 1 (2.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Unix
3 17 (39.53%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) ITIL
3 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (37.21%) High Availability
5 15 (34.88%) ITIL V3
6 10 (23.26%) DevOps
6 10 (23.26%) Information Assurance
7 9 (20.93%) Software Delivery
7 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (18.60%) Data Protection
8 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
8 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
8 8 (18.60%) Service Management
9 7 (16.28%) Migration
10 6 (13.95%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
10 6 (13.95%) Project Management
11 5 (11.63%) Analytics
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.63%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) PowerShell
2 17 (39.53%) Bash Shell
2 17 (39.53%) Python
3 14 (32.56%) Perl
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) Ansible
2 2 (4.65%) BladeLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) BMC
2 8 (18.60%) Remedy
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) VMware
5 3 (6.98%) Cloudera
5 3 (6.98%) Informatica
6 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.33%) Brocade
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) F5
6 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.33%) Guidewire
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Intel Security