The table below looks at the statistics for FishEye 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 FishEye over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian FishEye
Rank 419 418 425
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing FishEye 9 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.033% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
FishEye
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3699 3629 3296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.36% 14.92% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2672 2580 2364
Average daily rate £438 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 15
Average hourly rate £22.12 £45.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.00 £24.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £190.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

FishEye
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FishEye across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FishEye Jobs Demand Trend in London

FishEye
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FishEye Daily Rate Trend in London

FishEye
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 FishEye within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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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 +5 4 - -
Croydon - 4 £450 -
FishEye
England

FishEye
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FishEye 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 FishEye.

1 20 (90.91%) JIRA
2 15 (68.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Python
3 14 (63.64%) ClearCase
4 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
5 12 (54.55%) Atlassian
5 12 (54.55%) Finance
5 12 (54.55%) UNIX
6 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (45.45%) Banking
6 10 (45.45%) BMC
6 10 (45.45%) Java
6 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 10 (45.45%) BladeLogic
6 10 (45.45%) Confluence
7 9 (40.91%) Maven
8 8 (36.36%) Solaris
8 8 (36.36%) VMware
9 7 (31.82%) Remedy
9 7 (31.82%) Service Management
9 7 (31.82%) JBoss
9 7 (31.82%) Investment Banking
9 7 (31.82%) Java EE
9 7 (31.82%) CMDB
9 7 (31.82%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (31.82%) Release Management
10 6 (27.27%) Subversion

FishEye
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FishEye 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 FishEye. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) Confluence
2 7 (31.82%) JBoss
3 5 (22.73%) Apache
3 5 (22.73%) Node.js
4 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 4 (18.18%) Jetty
4 4 (18.18%) nginx
5 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) VPN
1 4 (18.18%) DMZ
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) JIRA
2 15 (68.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (63.64%) ClearCase
4 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
5 9 (40.91%) Maven
6 6 (27.27%) Subversion
7 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
7 5 (22.73%) Selenium
8 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
8 4 (18.18%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (18.18%) PhantomJS
8 4 (18.18%) PVCS
8 4 (18.18%) Ant
8 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
8 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
8 4 (18.18%) JMeter
8 4 (18.18%) CruiseControl
8 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
8 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 4 (18.18%) Hudson
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Release Management Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Release Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Release Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Java EE
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 4 (18.18%) EJB
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) JMS
4 4 (18.18%) Apache Flex
4 4 (18.18%) LAMP
5 3 (13.64%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) Java RMI
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.55%) REST
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.55%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) CMDB
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (18.18%) Tandem
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) UNIX
3 8 (36.36%) Solaris
4 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
4 5 (22.73%) CentOS
5 4 (18.18%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Service Management
2 7 (31.82%) Release Management
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.64%) Fund Management
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Perl
1 15 (68.18%) Python
2 10 (45.45%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) vCloud
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) BladeLogic
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (18.18%) HAProxy
3 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.55%) yum
4 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Atlassian
2 10 (45.45%) BMC
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) Remedy
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 4 (18.18%) InterSystems
6 4 (18.18%) Sun
6 4 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Google
7 1 (4.55%) Splunk
7 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.55%) SaltStack
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Adobe