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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 377 383 367
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing CGI 14 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.046% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.16% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 0
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£550 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.00
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
6281 6400 5997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.90% 29.23% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4719 4602 4361
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 £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 54 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £77.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 - - - - 3
CGI
England

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 24 (64.86%) Perl
2 22 (59.46%) Banking
3 21 (56.76%) UNIX
4 17 (45.95%) Degree
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) ITIL
6 14 (37.84%) FIX Protocol
6 14 (37.84%) Relational Database
6 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (35.14%) Korn
7 13 (35.14%) Python
8 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
9 11 (29.73%) Finance
10 10 (27.03%) Java
10 10 (27.03%) Service Management
10 10 (27.03%) Low Latency
11 9 (24.32%) Investment Banking
12 8 (21.62%) Loan IQ
12 8 (21.62%) Wholesale Banking
12 8 (21.62%) Change Management
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.62%) Misys
12 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
12 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
12 8 (21.62%) Linux
12 8 (21.62%) SWIFT
13 7 (18.92%) C
13 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
13 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
14 6 (16.22%) Use Case

CGI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (16.22%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) HTTP
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) SSL
3 4 (10.81%) SPDY
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.11%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) Wireless
5 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.41%) Ethereal
5 2 (5.41%) Intranet
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) JMeter
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (59.46%) Banking
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Investment Banking
4 8 (21.62%) Wholesale Banking
5 5 (13.51%) Front Office
6 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.70%) Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Retail
7 1 (2.70%) Legal
7 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 14 (37.84%) Applications Support
3 9 (24.32%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Support Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Perl Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Equity Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Perl Programmer
8 1 (2.70%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) FastCGI
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 4 (10.81%) JSON
3 4 (10.81%) Apache Flex
3 4 (10.81%) Ajax
3 4 (10.81%) Flash
3 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) Web Services
4 3 (8.11%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (8.11%) Java EE
4 3 (8.11%) REST
5 2 (5.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (21.62%) SWIFT
4 4 (10.81%) Derivative
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
5 2 (5.41%) Fixed Income
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.70%) NHS
6 1 (2.70%) Equities
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) UNIX
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Service Management
2 10 (27.03%) Low Latency
3 8 (21.62%) Change Management
3 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Use Case
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.51%) OO
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.51%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.11%) Product Management
7 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) Perl
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) Korn
3 13 (35.14%) Python
4 10 (27.03%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) C
5 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
6 5 (13.51%) PHP
7 4 (10.81%) C#
8 3 (8.11%) Ruby
9 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) IIBA
2 2 (5.41%) CBAP
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) MBA
2 2 (5.41%) CCNP
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
1 8 (21.62%) Misys
2 5 (13.51%) Sybase
2 5 (13.51%) F5
3 3 (8.11%) Sun
4 2 (5.41%) Mitel
4 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.41%) McAfee
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) SAP