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 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataSynapse
Rank 421 413 410
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 7 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.085% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 11
Median daily rate £625 £563 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £503 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £636 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DataSynapse
England

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
9243 10290 10467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.69% 43.66% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6276 6837 6581
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 254 224
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.61 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% -2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.98 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Docklands, London - 1 - -
DataSynapse
England

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 22 (73.33%) Oracle
2 21 (70.00%) Java
3 20 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 19 (63.33%) Banking
4 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
4 19 (63.33%) TIBCO
5 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (53.33%) Hadoop
6 15 (50.00%) HTTP
6 15 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 15 (50.00%) XML
6 15 (50.00%) Apache
7 13 (43.33%) SAN
7 13 (43.33%) Solaris
7 13 (43.33%) Linux
7 13 (43.33%) NAS
8 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
8 12 (40.00%) IBM
9 11 (36.67%) VMware
9 11 (36.67%) Xen
9 11 (36.67%) SRDF
9 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
9 11 (36.67%) iSCSI
9 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (36.67%) Windows
9 11 (36.67%) SQL
9 11 (36.67%) NetApp
9 11 (36.67%) EMC
9 11 (36.67%) Intel
9 11 (36.67%) NFS

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 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 15 (50.00%) Apache
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 10 (33.33%) IIS
4 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.33%) GemFire
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) HTTP
2 13 (43.33%) NAS
2 13 (43.33%) SAN
3 11 (36.67%) FCoE
3 11 (36.67%) Fibre Channel
3 11 (36.67%) iSCSI
3 11 (36.67%) LAN
3 11 (36.67%) Multicast
3 11 (36.67%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (53.33%) Hadoop
3 10 (33.33%) HBase
4 7 (23.33%) Big Data
5 6 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (63.33%) Banking
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Front Office
3 5 (16.67%) International Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Architect
3 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 7 (23.33%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (20.00%) Cassandra Developer
6 6 (20.00%) MongoDB Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Database Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Lead Architect
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Hadoop Developer
9 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
9 2 (6.67%) IT Programme Manager
9 2 (6.67%) Java Hadoop Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
9 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) XML
2 11 (36.67%) Middleware
2 11 (36.67%) Rendezvous
3 9 (30.00%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) XSLT
4 8 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 6 (20.00%) Kafka
6 6 (20.00%) REST
6 6 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (20.00%) Ultra Messaging
7 5 (16.67%) RESTful
7 5 (16.67%) XSD
8 4 (13.33%) Spring
9 3 (10.00%) Web Services
10 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.67%) WCF
10 2 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Grid Computing
2 6 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 4 (13.33%) Derivative
5 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (6.67%) CMDB
7 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
7 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
7 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
1 13 (43.33%) Solaris
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Benchmarking
2 11 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) DevOps
5 7 (23.33%) SOA
6 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (20.00%) UML
7 5 (16.67%) OO
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) SDLC
8 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
9 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
10 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
10 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
10 2 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
1 11 (36.67%) KVM
1 11 (36.67%) NFS
1 11 (36.67%) SRDF
1 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (36.67%) Xen
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.67%) Samba
3 2 (6.67%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.33%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) BladeLogic
1 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (6.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.33%) Ganglia
2 1 (3.33%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (3.33%) Kibana
2 1 (3.33%) logstash
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Oracle
2 19 (63.33%) TIBCO
3 12 (40.00%) IBM
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco
4 11 (36.67%) EMC
4 11 (36.67%) Intel
4 11 (36.67%) NetApp
4 11 (36.67%) VMware
5 10 (33.33%) Sybase
6 3 (10.00%) Splunk
7 2 (6.67%) BMC
7 2 (6.67%) Calypso
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Reuters
7 2 (6.67%) Solace
7 2 (6.67%) Veritas
8 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics