The table below looks at the statistics for VisionPLUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VisionPLUS over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Data VisionPLUS
Rank 604 616 617
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing VisionPLUS 4 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.006% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.099% 0.071% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 12
Median daily rate £381 £375 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -21.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £375 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £476
% change year-on-year
- -21.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VisionPLUS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4027 4209 4697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.68% 8.28% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2555 2430 2865
Median daily rate £450 £430 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 71 38
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +62.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.14 £52.47 £85.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.14 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-41.22% +63.06%

VisionPLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing VisionPLUS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

VisionPLUS Jobs Demand Trend in England

VisionPLUS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VisionPLUS Daily Rate Trend in England

VisionPLUS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VisionPLUS Hourly Rate Trend in England

VisionPLUS
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 VisionPLUS within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 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 -3 3 £381 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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VisionPLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VisionPLUS 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 VisionPLUS.

1 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Temenos
2 3 (50.00%) Calypso
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Temenos T24
2 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (33.33%) VersionOne
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) JBehave
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl

VisionPLUS
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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (50.00%) Temenos T24
2 1 (16.67%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) JBehave
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (33.33%) VersionOne
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) VisionPLUS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) EFT
2 1 (16.67%) EFTPOS
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Calypso
1 3 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Temenos
2 2 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) FIS
3 1 (16.67%) VeriFone