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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 408 414 413
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing CGI 17 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.064% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.20% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 2
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£475 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £281 £425
% change year-on-year
+51.11% -33.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +15.62%
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
7396 7878 7768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.20% 31.30% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5315 5699 5441
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 47 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.88 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +26 2 £456 -31.39% 1
CGI
England

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (65.38%) Perl
2 13 (50.00%) Banking
3 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 12 (46.15%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (38.46%) UNIX
6 9 (34.62%) C
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
7 7 (26.92%) Change Management
7 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
7 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (26.92%) Misys
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) CSS
7 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
7 7 (26.92%) SWIFT
7 7 (26.92%) Loan IQ
7 7 (26.92%) Wholesale Banking
8 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
8 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (23.08%) JSON
8 6 (23.08%) Apache Flex
8 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
8 6 (23.08%) Use Case
8 6 (23.08%) Web Services
8 6 (23.08%) Apache
8 6 (23.08%) Flash
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET

CGI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) HTTP
2 6 (23.08%) SPDY
3 5 (19.23%) SSL
4 3 (11.54%) BIG-IP
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) Intranet
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) DbUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 13 (50.00%) Banking
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Wholesale Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 2 (7.69%) Front Office
6 1 (3.85%) Back Office
6 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.85%) Legal
6 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Perl Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Perl Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) Flash
3 6 (23.08%) Web Services
3 6 (23.08%) JSON
3 6 (23.08%) Apache Flex
3 6 (23.08%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) FastCGI
4 5 (19.23%) Ajax
5 4 (15.38%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (11.54%) Java EE
6 3 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (11.54%) REST
7 2 (7.69%) LAMP
8 1 (3.85%) Spring
8 1 (3.85%) JNDI
8 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) SWIFT
3 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (15.38%) Clustering
5 3 (11.54%) Derivative
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
6 2 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (3.85%) Equities
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) UNIX
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
1 7 (26.92%) Change Management
1 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Use Case
2 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Performance Management
3 5 (19.23%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Low Latency
4 3 (11.54%) Product Management
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) Business Development
5 2 (7.69%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Perl
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) C
4 6 (23.08%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 3 (11.54%) Korn
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) IIBA
2 3 (11.54%) CBAP
2 3 (11.54%) MBA
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Misys
2 3 (11.54%) F5
2 3 (11.54%) Sun
2 3 (11.54%) Sybase
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle