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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 396 412 378
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Contract jobs citing CGI 13 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.049% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.17% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 1
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£450 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £438
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -10.85%
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
6889 7267 6634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.88% 29.96% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5264 5258 4835
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 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £551 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - - - - 1
CGI
England

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (62.07%) Perl
2 16 (55.17%) Banking
3 13 (44.83%) UNIX
3 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (41.38%) Degree
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
6 10 (34.48%) SQL
7 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
8 8 (27.59%) Change Management
8 8 (27.59%) Misys
8 8 (27.59%) Java
8 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
8 8 (27.59%) Wholesale Banking
8 8 (27.59%) Loan IQ
8 8 (27.59%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (27.59%) SWIFT
9 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
9 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
9 7 (24.14%) Korn
9 7 (24.14%) ITIL
9 7 (24.14%) C
9 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
10 6 (20.69%) Apache
10 6 (20.69%) Linux
10 6 (20.69%) HTTP
10 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (20.69%) Use Case
11 5 (17.24%) Reverse Engineering
11 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
11 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development

CGI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (20.69%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
2 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.79%) SPDY
4 3 (10.34%) BIG-IP
4 3 (10.34%) Internet
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 2 (6.90%) Intranet
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) Wireless
5 2 (6.90%) Ethereal
5 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
General
1 16 (55.17%) Banking
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Wholesale Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Front Office
4 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
5 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Legal
6 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.45%) Retail
6 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Applications Support
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Perl Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Equity Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Perl Programmer
8 1 (3.45%) Business Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Programmer
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) FastCGI
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) Flash
3 4 (13.79%) Ajax
3 4 (13.79%) JSON
3 4 (13.79%) HTML5
3 4 (13.79%) Apache Flex
4 3 (10.34%) Java EE
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (10.34%) XML
4 3 (10.34%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) SWIFT
3 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.34%) Derivative
5 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
5 2 (6.90%) Clustering
5 2 (6.90%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (6.90%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.45%) Equities
6 1 (3.45%) NHS
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) UNIX
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Change Management
1 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
2 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.69%) Use Case
4 5 (17.24%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.34%) Product Management
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) OOP
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Perl
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) Korn
4 7 (24.14%) C
5 5 (17.24%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
5 5 (17.24%) PHP
6 4 (13.79%) C#
7 3 (10.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MBA
2 2 (6.90%) IIBA
2 2 (6.90%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Misys
2 5 (17.24%) F5
3 4 (13.79%) Sybase
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Sun
5 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee
5 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.90%) Mitel
5 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.90%) Fortinet