The table below looks at the statistics for CGI 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 CGI over the 3 months to 26 November 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 397 411 392
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing CGI 20 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.061% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.20% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
CGI
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
7088 7546 6924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.25% 30.44% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5407 5500 4965
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 67
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

CGI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CGI Jobs Demand Trend in London

CGI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CGI Daily Rate Trend in London

CGI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CGI across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

CGI Daily Rate Histogram in London

CGI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CGI Hourly Rate Trend in London

CGI
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 CGI within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 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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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 +25 2 £456 -8.75% 1
CGI
England

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CGI 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 CGI.

1 15 (57.69%) Perl
1 15 (57.69%) Banking
2 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (38.46%) Degree
3 10 (38.46%) UNIX
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Change Management
5 8 (30.77%) Misys
5 8 (30.77%) Java
5 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 8 (30.77%) SWIFT
5 8 (30.77%) Loan IQ
5 8 (30.77%) Wholesale Banking
6 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (26.92%) C
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
7 6 (23.08%) ITIL
7 6 (23.08%) Use Case
7 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 6 (23.08%) Low Latency
7 6 (23.08%) Korn
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (19.23%) F5
8 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
8 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
9 4 (15.38%) C#
9 4 (15.38%) .NET
9 4 (15.38%) Windows

CGI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CGI 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 CGI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) SPDY
3 3 (11.54%) BIG-IP
3 3 (11.54%) SSL
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.69%) Ethereal
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
General
1 15 (57.69%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Wholesale Banking
4 4 (15.38%) Front Office
5 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
5 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.85%) Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (3.85%) Legal
6 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Applications Support
3 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Perl Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Perl Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) Flash
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Flex
3 4 (15.38%) JSON
3 4 (15.38%) Ajax
4 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (11.54%) Java EE
4 3 (11.54%) FastCGI
4 3 (11.54%) REST
4 3 (11.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (30.77%) SWIFT
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.54%) Derivative
5 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.69%) Clustering
5 2 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (3.85%) Equities
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Change Management
1 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Use Case
3 6 (23.08%) Low Latency
3 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
6 3 (11.54%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Product Management
6 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
6 3 (11.54%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Perl
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) C
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Korn
5 4 (15.38%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) IIBA
2 3 (11.54%) CBAP
2 3 (11.54%) MBA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Misys
2 5 (19.23%) F5
3 4 (15.38%) Sybase
4 3 (11.54%) Sun
5 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) McAfee
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 2 (7.69%) Mitel
5 2 (7.69%) Fortinet