The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 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 ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ATG
Rank 354 305 306
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +1
Contract jobs citing ATG 57 103 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 1.01% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 69 52
Average daily rate
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£530 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £666 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10232 10206 10759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.75% 44.54% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6772 6512 6752
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 211 307
Average hourly rate £19.67 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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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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 0 10 £513 +10.81% 3
Westminster - 1 - -
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England

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 102 (75.56%) E-Commerce
2 70 (51.85%) Retail
3 56 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (40.74%) Java
5 48 (35.56%) hybris
6 46 (34.07%) WebSphere
6 46 (34.07%) Oracle
7 42 (31.11%) J2EE
8 34 (25.19%) Linux
9 30 (22.22%) XML
9 30 (22.22%) Subversion
10 29 (21.48%) Endeca
11 28 (20.74%) Scrum
12 27 (20.00%) iPad
13 26 (19.26%) Maven
13 26 (19.26%) HTML
13 26 (19.26%) SDLC
14 25 (18.52%) Demandware
15 24 (17.78%) IBM
16 22 (16.30%) Ant
17 21 (15.56%) Waterfall
18 19 (14.07%) Content Management
18 19 (14.07%) TDD
18 19 (14.07%) Web Services
19 18 (13.33%) JavaScript
20 17 (12.59%) SOAP
20 17 (12.59%) ITIL
20 17 (12.59%) WebLogic
20 17 (12.59%) JBoss
20 17 (12.59%) Continuous Integration

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 46 (34.07%) WebSphere
2 17 (12.59%) JBoss
2 17 (12.59%) WebLogic
3 15 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
4 12 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (5.93%) IIS
6 8 (5.93%) Apache
7 7 (5.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.96%) Confluence
9 3 (2.22%) CMS
10 2 (1.48%) Drupal
10 2 (1.48%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.74%) Mule
11 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.74%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (11.85%) Magento
2 3 (2.22%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.74%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.37%) HTTP
2 8 (5.93%) SSL
3 7 (5.19%) DNS
4 6 (4.44%) Internet
5 5 (3.70%) Intranet
6 2 (1.48%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.19%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.70%) DB2
4 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.48%) MySQL
5 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.48%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.74%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.74%) Redis
6 1 (0.74%) Riak
6 1 (0.74%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) CloverETL
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (22.22%) Subversion
2 26 (19.26%) Maven
3 22 (16.30%) Ant
4 16 (11.85%) JIRA
5 13 (9.63%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.19%) Introscope
7 5 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.48%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (1.48%) ERwin
8 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.48%) Toad
9 1 (0.74%) JUnit
9 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 1 (0.74%) Log4j
9 1 (0.74%) Checkstyle
9 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.74%) Hudson
9 1 (0.74%) FindBugs
General
1 70 (51.85%) Retail
2 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.48%) Billing
3 2 (1.48%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) German Language
4 1 (0.74%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (31.11%) Architect
2 31 (22.96%) Developer
3 29 (21.48%) Analyst
4 21 (15.56%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (11.85%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.93%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (5.19%) Deployment Analyst
7 7 (5.19%) Administrator
8 5 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.70%) UI Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Systems Integrator
8 5 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) UI Programmer
9 4 (2.96%) Hybris Architect
9 4 (2.96%) Business Manager
9 4 (2.96%) Consultant
9 4 (2.96%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.96%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (31.11%) J2EE
2 30 (22.22%) XML
3 26 (19.26%) HTML
4 19 (14.07%) Web Services
5 17 (12.59%) SOAP
6 15 (11.11%) XSD
6 15 (11.11%) XSL
6 15 (11.11%) WSDL
6 15 (11.11%) Middleware
6 15 (11.11%) RESTful
7 14 (10.37%) .NET
8 13 (9.63%) CSS
9 12 (8.89%) Spring
10 11 (8.15%) jQuery
11 8 (5.93%) Worklight
12 7 (5.19%) CSS3
12 7 (5.19%) Struts
13 6 (4.44%) Ajax
14 5 (3.70%) Velocity
14 5 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.00%) iPad
2 16 (11.85%) Social Media
3 6 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.70%) Data Extraction
5 4 (2.96%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.48%) User Experience
6 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) EPoS
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.19%) Linux
2 9 (6.67%) UNIX
3 7 (5.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 6 (4.44%) Windows
5 1 (0.74%) HPUX
5 1 (0.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) Android
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (75.56%) E-Commerce
2 56 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (20.74%) Scrum
4 26 (19.26%) SDLC
5 21 (15.56%) Waterfall
6 19 (14.07%) TDD
6 19 (14.07%) Content Management
7 17 (12.59%) ITIL
7 17 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (11.11%) ERP
9 14 (10.37%) Release Management
10 9 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.93%) Workflow
11 8 (5.93%) Project Management
11 8 (5.93%) DevOps
12 7 (5.19%) CRM
13 6 (4.44%) Configuration Management
13 6 (4.44%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (4.44%) Web Design
13 6 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.74%) Java
2 18 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.85%) Groovy
4 11 (8.15%) SQL
5 9 (6.67%) Perl
6 8 (5.93%) Python
7 7 (5.19%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.19%) Jython
8 3 (2.22%) PHP
9 1 (0.74%) Ruby
9 1 (0.74%) XPath
9 1 (0.74%) Scala
9 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.74%) Clojure
9 1 (0.74%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.70%) Firmware
2 4 (2.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) Puppet
2 4 (2.96%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (35.56%) hybris
2 46 (34.07%) Oracle
3 29 (21.48%) Endeca
4 25 (18.52%) Demandware
5 24 (17.78%) IBM
6 16 (11.85%) Adobe
7 15 (11.11%) Perforce
8 12 (8.89%) webMethods
9 7 (5.19%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.96%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.96%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.96%) Omniture
11 3 (2.22%) FatWire
12 2 (1.48%) Elastic Path
12 2 (1.48%) Sybase
12 2 (1.48%) SAP
13 1 (0.74%) Stellent
13 1 (0.74%) Interwoven
13 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.74%) TIBCO