The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank - 414 397
Contract jobs citing AppFabric 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.016% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Average daily rate - £575 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
AppFabric
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6644 6332 6493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.37% 29.86% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4952 4713 4609
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppFabric across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in London

AppFabric
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AppFabric Daily Rate Trend in London

AppFabric
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

AppFabric Hourly Rate Trend in London

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing AppFabric 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 AppFabric.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SOAP
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) API Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Memcached
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (50.00%) Control-M
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 5 (50.00%) WF
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) BPEL
2 5 (50.00%) Interactive Media
2 5 (50.00%) JSON

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing AppFabric 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 AppFabric. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Games
1 5 (50.00%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Data Integration Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Integration Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) SOAP
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 5 (50.00%) EDI
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) MDX
2 5 (50.00%) Memcached
2 5 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 5 (50.00%) WF
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) API Integration
2 5 (50.00%) B2B
2 5 (50.00%) B2C
2 5 (50.00%) BPEL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) DRM
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) JD Edwards