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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 331 308 367
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +59
Contract jobs citing ATG 84 116 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 1.00% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 58 28
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £425 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £431 £440
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ATG
England

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
11012 11599 11780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.93% 46.38% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6939 7470 7135
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 262 338
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.98 £48.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +21 7 £463 +2.77% 8
ATG
England

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 149 (82.32%) E-Commerce
2 124 (68.51%) Retail
3 97 (53.59%) Java
4 87 (48.07%) Oracle
5 71 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (34.25%) Endeca
7 61 (33.70%) J2EE
8 51 (28.18%) Linux
8 51 (28.18%) Scrum
9 49 (27.07%) Web Services
10 47 (25.97%) XML
10 47 (25.97%) Subversion
11 46 (25.41%) HTML
12 45 (24.86%) Ant
13 43 (23.76%) SOAP
14 42 (23.20%) XSD
14 42 (23.20%) Content Management
14 42 (23.20%) RESTful
15 41 (22.65%) WebLogic
16 40 (22.10%) TDD
16 40 (22.10%) iPad
16 40 (22.10%) Maven
17 39 (21.55%) JBoss
18 38 (20.99%) ERP
18 38 (20.99%) WSDL
18 38 (20.99%) XSL
18 38 (20.99%) Perforce
18 38 (20.99%) Waterfall
18 38 (20.99%) Social Media
18 38 (20.99%) Continuous Integration

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (22.65%) WebLogic
2 21 (11.60%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (7.18%) Adobe CQ
5 11 (6.08%) Apache
6 9 (4.97%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (3.31%) Mule
7 6 (3.31%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.21%) MQSeries
8 4 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.21%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (2.21%) CMS
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.97%) HTTP
1 9 (4.97%) DNS
1 9 (4.97%) SSL
2 7 (3.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.76%) MongoDB
1 5 (2.76%) NoSQL
1 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.21%) DB2
2 4 (2.21%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.55%) MySQL
3 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.55%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (25.97%) Subversion
2 45 (24.86%) Ant
3 40 (22.10%) Maven
4 9 (4.97%) Introscope
5 8 (4.42%) Selenium
5 8 (4.42%) WebDriver
5 8 (4.42%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.21%) Log4j
6 4 (2.21%) JUnit
6 4 (2.21%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 3 (1.66%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.66%) Grunt
7 3 (1.66%) Bower
8 1 (0.55%) SoapUI
General
1 124 (68.51%) Retail
2 4 (2.21%) Finance
2 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (0.55%) Games
5 1 (0.55%) Automotive
5 1 (0.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 103 (56.91%) Developer
2 31 (17.13%) Architect
3 17 (9.39%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (7.73%) Consultant
4 14 (7.73%) Analyst
5 12 (6.63%) Java Developer
6 8 (4.42%) Administrator
6 8 (4.42%) Test Analyst
6 8 (4.42%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (4.42%) Technical Test Analyst
6 8 (4.42%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (3.87%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (2.76%) Technical Architect
8 5 (2.76%) Business Analyst
8 5 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
8 5 (2.76%) Server Administrator
8 5 (2.76%) Systems Developer
8 5 (2.76%) WebSphere Administrator
9 4 (2.21%) Data Architect
9 4 (2.21%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (33.70%) J2EE
2 49 (27.07%) Web Services
3 47 (25.97%) XML
4 46 (25.41%) HTML
5 43 (23.76%) SOAP
6 42 (23.20%) XSD
6 42 (23.20%) RESTful
7 38 (20.99%) XSL
7 38 (20.99%) WSDL
8 10 (5.52%) Middleware
9 9 (4.97%) Worklight
10 8 (4.42%) jQuery
11 7 (3.87%) JSTL
11 7 (3.87%) Spring
11 7 (3.87%) Struts
11 7 (3.87%) JSP
12 6 (3.31%) Ajax
13 5 (2.76%) CSS
14 4 (2.21%) JDBC
14 4 (2.21%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.10%) iPad
2 38 (20.99%) Social Media
3 4 (2.21%) PKI
3 4 (2.21%) Web 2.0
4 3 (1.66%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.10%) W3C
6 1 (0.55%) Firmware
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) Online Games
6 1 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.18%) Linux
2 12 (6.63%) UNIX
3 7 (3.87%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (2.21%) HPUX
4 4 (2.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (82.32%) E-Commerce
2 71 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (28.18%) Scrum
4 42 (23.20%) Content Management
5 40 (22.10%) TDD
6 38 (20.99%) ERP
6 38 (20.99%) Waterfall
6 38 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (6.08%) OO
8 10 (5.52%) UML
8 10 (5.52%) Data Modelling
9 9 (4.97%) SOA
9 9 (4.97%) CRM
9 9 (4.97%) ITIL
9 9 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (4.42%) Software Testing
10 8 (4.42%) Automated Testing
11 7 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.31%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (2.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (53.59%) Java
2 38 (20.99%) Groovy
3 13 (7.18%) Perl
4 11 (6.08%) SQL
5 10 (5.52%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.52%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.97%) Jython
6 9 (4.97%) Python
7 4 (2.21%) XPath
7 4 (2.21%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.42%) ISEB
1 8 (4.42%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) CA SiteMinder
1 4 (2.21%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 87 (48.07%) Oracle
2 62 (34.25%) Endeca
3 39 (21.55%) JBoss
4 38 (20.99%) Perforce
5 23 (12.71%) hybris
6 20 (11.05%) IBM
7 13 (7.18%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.31%) Demandware
8 6 (3.31%) Elastic Path
9 5 (2.76%) BEA
10 4 (2.21%) Adobe
10 4 (2.21%) Interwoven
10 4 (2.21%) Blue Martini
11 3 (1.66%) Intershop
12 2 (1.10%) Venda
13 1 (0.55%) SAP
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Staffworx Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago