The table below looks at the statistics for Build Forge skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Forge over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Build Forge
Rank - 431 437
Contract jobs citing Build Forge 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.083% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £470 £300
% change year-on-year
- +56.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Build Forge
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4119 3627 3615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.96% 15.72% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2956 2625 2701
Median daily rate £460 £445 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Build Forge
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Build Forge as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Build Forge Jobs Demand Trend in London

Build Forge
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Build Forge Daily Rate Trend in London

Build Forge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Build Forge also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Build Forge.

1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (40.00%) Hudson
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) ArchiMate
4 1 (20.00%) Guava
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Commons
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) API Design
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Refactoring

Build Forge
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Hudson
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) C# Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Java Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Product Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Commons
2 1 (20.00%) Guava
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) AWK
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle