The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 413 376 416
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +40
Contract jobs citing CGI 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.047% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7212 6331 7720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.14% 28.80% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5195 4589 5102
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 64 76
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £169.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
CGI
England

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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 3 £450 -
Surbiton - - - -
CGI
England

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (92.31%) Perl
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Sun
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Korn
6 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Intranet
6 2 (15.38%) JNDI
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) Fund Management
6 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
6 2 (15.38%) VB
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) Servlets
6 2 (15.38%) LDAP
6 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
6 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (7.69%) FastCGI

CGI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
1 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Perl Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XML
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) JNDI
2 2 (15.38%) Servlets
3 1 (7.69%) FastCGI
3 1 (7.69%) XSL
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) MVS
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Fund Management
1 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
1 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
1 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) OO
2 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
2 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Product Management
2 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) Korn
4 2 (15.38%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) AWK
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Sun
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) VMware