The first table below looks at the demand for Sonic ESB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sonic ESB over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Hertfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress Sonic ESB
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sonic ESB 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
173 106 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.01% 16.33% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 52 70
Average daily rate £401 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £223 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Sonic ESB
East of England

Sonic ESB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sonic ESB across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sonic ESB Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sonic ESB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Sonic ESB 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 Sonic ESB.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
1 3 (100.00%) GIS
1 3 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 3 (100.00%) Gentran

Sonic ESB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Sonic ESB 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 Sonic ESB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Gentran
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) EDI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
1 3 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM