The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataSynapse products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataSynapse over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within DataSynapse Inc.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DataSynapse
England / London
Rank 373 374 399
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 25 41 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.20% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.48% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 8
Median daily rate £638 £625 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £565 £447
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £685 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8387 8591 9541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.21% 41.01% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5607 5595 6368
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 149 205
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DataSynapse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

DataSynapse Jobs Demand Trend in London

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DataSynapse Daily Rate Trend in London

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataSynapse across the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

DataSynapse Daily Rate Histogram in London

DataSynapse
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -24 3 £650 +8.33% 1
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
DataSynapse
England

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataSynapse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for DataSynapse.

1 31 (88.57%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) Oracle
3 20 (57.14%) Oracle Coherence
4 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (54.29%) Banking
5 17 (48.57%) TIBCO
5 17 (48.57%) XML
6 16 (45.71%) Grid Computing
7 15 (42.86%) DevOps
8 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 14 (40.00%) Multithreading
9 13 (37.14%) Windows
10 12 (34.29%) SQL
10 12 (34.29%) Middleware
10 12 (34.29%) WebSphere
11 11 (31.43%) C++
11 11 (31.43%) HTML
11 11 (31.43%) HTTP
12 10 (28.57%) Apache
12 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
12 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 10 (28.57%) Sybase
12 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
13 9 (25.71%) Linux
13 9 (25.71%) IBM
13 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (22.86%) Software Delivery
14 8 (22.86%) NAS
14 8 (22.86%) SRDF
14 8 (22.86%) Scala

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 12 (34.29%) WebSphere
3 10 (28.57%) Apache
3 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 8 (22.86%) IIS
4 8 (22.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.71%) Jetty
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) HTTP
2 8 (22.86%) FCoE
2 8 (22.86%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
2 8 (22.86%) NAS
2 8 (22.86%) SAN
3 7 (20.00%) LAN
3 7 (20.00%) Multicast
3 7 (20.00%) WAN
4 5 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) HBase
3 6 (17.14%) Big Data
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.71%) Hazelcast
5 2 (5.71%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.86%) Infinispan
6 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.43%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Gradle
3 2 (5.71%) Maven
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (54.29%) Banking
2 8 (22.86%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Front Office
4 6 (17.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Law
6 1 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Architect
4 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Grid Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Digital Architect
8 3 (8.57%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Scala Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Scala Developer
9 2 (5.71%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) XML
2 12 (34.29%) Middleware
3 11 (31.43%) HTML
4 8 (22.86%) Rendezvous
4 8 (22.86%) XSLT
5 6 (17.14%) Web Services
6 4 (11.43%) .NET
6 4 (11.43%) ELK Stack
7 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
7 3 (8.57%) SOAP
7 3 (8.57%) Spring
8 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.71%) Guava
8 2 (5.71%) J2SE
8 2 (5.71%) JAX-RS
8 2 (5.71%) JMS
8 2 (5.71%) JNI
8 2 (5.71%) jQuery
8 2 (5.71%) REST
9 1 (2.86%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Grid Computing
2 7 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.29%) Fixed Income
4 4 (11.43%) Derivative
4 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
5 3 (8.57%) Equities
5 3 (8.57%) Online Banking
5 3 (8.57%) Statistics
6 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.71%) Market Risk
6 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.86%) GPGPU
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 8 (22.86%) Solaris
4 4 (11.43%) Unix
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) DevOps
3 14 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (22.86%) Benchmarking
5 8 (22.86%) Software Delivery
6 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (17.14%) Analytics
7 6 (17.14%) SDLC
8 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
8 4 (11.43%) Microservices
8 4 (11.43%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (11.43%) OO
8 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (11.43%) Test Management
8 4 (11.43%) Time Management
8 4 (11.43%) Validation
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) Java
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 11 (31.43%) C++
5 8 (22.86%) Scala
6 6 (17.14%) C#
7 4 (11.43%) AWK
7 4 (11.43%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) Haskell
8 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) NFS
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (22.86%) SRDF
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (20.00%) KVM
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Xen
3 2 (5.71%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) ITRS Geneos
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
2 3 (8.57%) Ansible
2 3 (8.57%) Control-M
3 2 (5.71%) Ganglia
3 2 (5.71%) Kibana
3 2 (5.71%) logstash
4 1 (2.86%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Oracle
2 17 (48.57%) TIBCO
3 10 (28.57%) Sybase
4 9 (25.71%) IBM
5 8 (22.86%) EMC
5 8 (22.86%) Intel
5 8 (22.86%) NetApp
6 7 (20.00%) Cisco
6 7 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (11.43%) AppDynamics
7 4 (11.43%) Splunk
8 3 (8.57%) Bloomberg
8 3 (8.57%) Reuters
9 2 (5.71%) Google
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft
9 2 (5.71%) Solace