The table below looks at the statistics for Introscope 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 Introscope over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 407 392 411
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Introscope 13 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.060% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 6
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£413 £388 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £330 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £614 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £408 £440
% change year-on-year
+1.22% -7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3458 3478 3136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.75% 14.79% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2466 2519 2241
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 14
Average hourly rate £27.78 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.26% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £31.25 £36.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.50 £95.25 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Introscope
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Introscope Jobs Demand Trend in London

Introscope
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Introscope Daily Rate Trend in London

Introscope
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Introscope across the London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Introscope Daily Rate Histogram in London

Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Introscope 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 Introscope.

1 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 38 (92.68%) WebSphere Application Server
2 38 (92.68%) WebSphere
3 28 (68.29%) Windows
4 24 (58.54%) Jython
5 22 (53.66%) CA Wily
6 21 (51.22%) ITIL
6 21 (51.22%) Apache
6 21 (51.22%) Solaris
7 19 (46.34%) CA
8 17 (41.46%) zOS
8 17 (41.46%) CICS
8 17 (41.46%) Migration
8 17 (41.46%) DB2
8 17 (41.46%) AIX
8 17 (41.46%) LPAR
9 15 (36.59%) UNIX
9 15 (36.59%) Java
10 14 (34.15%) Middleware
10 14 (34.15%) Java EE
10 14 (34.15%) Load Balancing
11 13 (31.71%) WebSphere Process Server
11 13 (31.71%) WebSphere Portal
12 12 (29.27%) Finance
13 11 (26.83%) ITRS Geneos
13 11 (26.83%) .NET
13 11 (26.83%) Oracle
13 11 (26.83%) Python
14 10 (24.39%) IBM
14 10 (24.39%) IIS

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Introscope 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 Introscope. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (92.68%) WebSphere Application Server
1 38 (92.68%) WebSphere
2 21 (51.22%) Apache
3 17 (41.46%) CICS
4 13 (31.71%) WebSphere Portal
4 13 (31.71%) WebSphere Process Server
5 10 (24.39%) IBM HTTP Server
5 10 (24.39%) IIS
6 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) BIG-IP
2 7 (17.07%) LDAP
2 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 7 (17.07%) DNS
3 6 (14.63%) SSL
4 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.76%) Firewall
5 3 (7.32%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) DB2
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) HBase
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) JMeter
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Front Office
3 3 (7.32%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Applications Specialist
2 12 (29.27%) Administrator
2 12 (29.27%) Server Specialist
3 11 (26.83%) WebSphere Specialist
3 11 (26.83%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 11 (26.83%) Applications Support
4 9 (21.95%) WebSphere Administrator
5 7 (17.07%) Applications Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Server Administrator
5 7 (17.07%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) Middleware
1 14 (34.15%) Java EE
2 11 (26.83%) .NET
3 6 (14.63%) Worklight
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (7.32%) WCF
6 1 (2.44%) HTML
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) LPAR
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Fixed Income
3 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 28 (68.29%) Windows
3 21 (51.22%) Solaris
4 17 (41.46%) AIX
4 17 (41.46%) zOS
5 15 (36.59%) UNIX
6 7 (17.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (7.32%) Windows NT
7 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Migration
3 14 (34.15%) Load Balancing
4 10 (24.39%) Release Management
4 10 (24.39%) Risk Management
5 7 (17.07%) Load Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Problem Management
5 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management
6 6 (14.63%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.32%) BCP
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (7.32%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (4.88%) Application Performance Management
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Jython
2 15 (36.59%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) Python
4 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
4 10 (24.39%) Perl
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Systems Management
1 22 (53.66%) CA Wily
2 11 (26.83%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
4 3 (7.32%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) CA
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle
3 10 (24.39%) IBM
3 10 (24.39%) F5
4 8 (19.51%) AppDynamics
5 6 (14.63%) ATG
6 4 (9.76%) Sybase
7 3 (7.32%) Altiris
8 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.44%) HP