The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 309 282 378
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +96
Contract jobs citing ATG 93 122 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.50% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 1.10% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 58 24
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£525 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £425 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10367 11115 11883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.64% 45.84% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6565 7068 7155
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 290 328
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
ATG
England

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in London

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ATG Daily Rate Trend in London

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in London

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in London

ATG
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +15 2 £325 -25.71% 9
ATG
England

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ATG 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 ATG.

1 173 (83.57%) E-Commerce
2 133 (64.25%) Retail
3 106 (51.21%) Java
4 84 (40.58%) Oracle
5 74 (35.75%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (34.30%) Endeca
7 63 (30.43%) J2EE
8 53 (25.60%) XML
9 52 (25.12%) Scrum
10 50 (24.15%) Linux
11 47 (22.71%) Subversion
12 46 (22.22%) HTML
13 45 (21.74%) Ant
14 43 (20.77%) Web Services
14 43 (20.77%) Content Management
15 40 (19.32%) SOAP
16 39 (18.84%) RESTful
17 38 (18.36%) Waterfall
17 38 (18.36%) XSD
18 36 (17.39%) JBoss
18 36 (17.39%) iPad
18 36 (17.39%) TDD
18 36 (17.39%) Maven
19 35 (16.91%) Social Media
19 35 (16.91%) WebLogic
20 34 (16.43%) XSL
20 34 (16.43%) ERP
20 34 (16.43%) WSDL
20 34 (16.43%) Perforce
20 34 (16.43%) Continuous Integration

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ATG 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 ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (16.91%) WebLogic
2 27 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 17 (8.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (5.31%) Adobe CQ
5 10 (4.83%) Apache
6 8 (3.86%) MQSeries
7 7 (3.38%) Mule
7 7 (3.38%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.90%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (2.42%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.42%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (2.42%) CMS
9 5 (2.42%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.93%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (3.86%) Tridion
2 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.25%) Internet
2 7 (3.38%) Intranet
3 6 (2.90%) HTTP
3 6 (2.90%) DNS
3 6 (2.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 8 (3.86%) DB2
2 8 (3.86%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.42%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.42%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (22.71%) Subversion
2 45 (21.74%) Ant
3 36 (17.39%) Maven
4 12 (5.80%) Eclipse
5 9 (4.35%) Selenium
5 9 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 8 (3.86%) Log4j
6 8 (3.86%) JUnit
6 8 (3.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 6 (2.90%) Introscope
8 3 (1.45%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.45%) Grunt
8 3 (1.45%) Bower
9 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 133 (64.25%) Retail
2 9 (4.35%) Finance
3 8 (3.86%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.93%) Publishing
5 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.45%) Advertising
6 2 (0.97%) Automotive
6 2 (0.97%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 99 (47.83%) Developer
2 36 (17.39%) Architect
3 24 (11.59%) Analyst
4 17 (8.21%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (8.21%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.73%) Consultant
6 14 (6.76%) Business Analyst
7 9 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 9 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
7 9 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 9 (4.35%) Technical Test Analyst
7 9 (4.35%) Designer
7 9 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
8 7 (3.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (3.38%) Administrator
8 7 (3.38%) Deployment Engineer
8 7 (3.38%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (2.90%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Technical Architect
10 5 (2.42%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (30.43%) J2EE
2 53 (25.60%) XML
3 46 (22.22%) HTML
4 43 (20.77%) Web Services
5 40 (19.32%) SOAP
6 39 (18.84%) RESTful
7 38 (18.36%) XSD
8 34 (16.43%) XSL
8 34 (16.43%) WSDL
9 17 (8.21%) Struts
10 16 (7.73%) Ajax
11 14 (6.76%) Spring
12 13 (6.28%) jQuery
12 13 (6.28%) Middleware
13 11 (5.31%) JSP
13 11 (5.31%) CSS
13 11 (5.31%) JSTL
14 8 (3.86%) XMLBeans
14 8 (3.86%) JDBC
14 8 (3.86%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.39%) iPad
2 35 (16.91%) Social Media
3 8 (3.86%) Web 2.0
4 7 (3.38%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (3.38%) Firmware
5 5 (2.42%) PKI
6 3 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.45%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.97%) Clustering
7 2 (0.97%) W3C
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.15%) Linux
2 15 (7.25%) UNIX
3 8 (3.86%) HPUX
3 8 (3.86%) Solaris
4 6 (2.90%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (83.57%) E-Commerce
2 74 (35.75%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (25.12%) Scrum
4 43 (20.77%) Content Management
5 38 (18.36%) Waterfall
6 36 (17.39%) TDD
7 34 (16.43%) ERP
7 34 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (9.66%) UML
9 18 (8.70%) OO
10 16 (7.73%) Data Modelling
11 14 (6.76%) CRM
12 12 (5.80%) SOA
13 10 (4.83%) Project Management
14 9 (4.35%) Automated Testing
14 9 (4.35%) Software Testing
15 8 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (3.86%) RAD
16 7 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 106 (51.21%) Java
2 33 (15.94%) Groovy
3 18 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.73%) SQL
5 14 (6.76%) Perl
6 8 (3.86%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.86%) XPath
7 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.90%) Jython
8 6 (2.90%) Python
9 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.35%) ISEB
1 9 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.42%) CA SiteMinder
1 5 (2.42%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (0.48%) Cacti
2 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (40.58%) Oracle
2 71 (34.30%) Endeca
3 36 (17.39%) JBoss
4 34 (16.43%) Perforce
5 32 (15.46%) hybris
6 24 (11.59%) IBM
7 19 (9.18%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (7.25%) Elastic Path
9 10 (4.83%) Demandware
10 8 (3.86%) Blue Martini
10 8 (3.86%) Interwoven
11 5 (2.42%) BEA
11 5 (2.42%) Adobe
12 3 (1.45%) Intershop
13 2 (0.97%) Venda
14 1 (0.48%) Google
14 1 (0.48%) SAP
14 1 (0.48%) FatWire
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
Zetman
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 5 days ago