The first table below looks at the demand for Memory Management 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 Memory Management over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Memory Management
Rank 365 370 358
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 43 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 30
Average daily rate
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£430 £438 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £373 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £608 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.56% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18021 18552 19435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.80% 76.41% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12558 12874 12943
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 382
Average hourly rate £20.35 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.31% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Memory Management
England

Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Memory Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Memory Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Memory Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Memory Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Memory Management across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Memory Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Memory Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management across the London region.

Memory Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Memory Management
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 Memory Management within the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 10 £443 +9.04% 1
Memory Management
England

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management.

1 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 32 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 31 (44.29%) Java
4 28 (40.00%) HTML
5 27 (38.57%) Web Services
6 26 (37.14%) OO
6 26 (37.14%) Banking
7 21 (30.00%) CSS
8 20 (28.57%) C#
8 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 20 (28.57%) HTML5
9 19 (27.14%) Investment Banking
10 18 (25.71%) Linux
10 18 (25.71%) Apple iOS
10 18 (25.71%) iOS Development
11 17 (24.29%) Multithreading
12 16 (22.86%) TDD
12 16 (22.86%) Subversion
13 15 (21.43%) MVC
13 15 (21.43%) Finance
13 15 (21.43%) Xcode
13 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (21.43%) iPad
14 14 (20.00%) iPhone
14 14 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 14 (20.00%) Windows
15 13 (18.57%) UNIX
15 13 (18.57%) Scrum
15 13 (18.57%) Maven

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.71%) IIS
4 3 (4.29%) Node.js
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) SaaS
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (5.71%) Multicast
2 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.86%) OLAP
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQLite
4 1 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Subversion
2 15 (21.43%) Xcode
3 13 (18.57%) Maven
3 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
4 11 (15.71%) TeamCity
5 10 (14.29%) JIRA
6 7 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (5.71%) WinDbg
8 3 (4.29%) LoadRunner
8 3 (4.29%) PostSharp
8 3 (4.29%) Fiddler
9 2 (2.86%) Mocha
9 2 (2.86%) Grunt
9 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.43%) Ant
10 1 (1.43%) JUnit
10 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.43%) Robotium
10 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (37.14%) Banking
2 19 (27.14%) Investment Banking
3 15 (21.43%) Finance
4 7 (10.00%) Retail
5 5 (7.14%) Front Office
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
6 1 (1.43%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (87.14%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) iOS Developer
3 13 (18.57%) C# Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Performance Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) WPF Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Android Developer
8 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Junior
9 3 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Credit Risk Developer
9 3 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Junior Web Developer
11 1 (1.43%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 28 (40.00%) HTML
3 27 (38.57%) Web Services
4 21 (30.00%) CSS
5 20 (28.57%) HTML5
6 14 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 13 (18.57%) JSON
8 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
9 11 (15.71%) WPF
9 11 (15.71%) REST
10 10 (14.29%) RESTful
11 9 (12.86%) Cocoa
12 8 (11.43%) Cocoa Touch
12 8 (11.43%) Spring
13 7 (10.00%) Ajax
13 7 (10.00%) XML
14 6 (8.57%) CSS3
15 5 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
16 4 (5.71%) XHTML
16 4 (5.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 15 (21.43%) iPad
3 14 (20.00%) iPhone
4 11 (15.71%) Market Risk
5 9 (12.86%) Wiki
6 6 (8.57%) Credit Risk
6 6 (8.57%) Derivative
7 3 (4.29%) Equities
7 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.29%) Social Media
8 2 (2.86%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.86%) Animation
9 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.43%) Handset
9 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.43%) W3C
9 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Linux
1 18 (25.71%) Apple iOS
2 14 (20.00%) Windows
3 13 (18.57%) UNIX
4 4 (5.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) OO
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.71%) iOS Development
4 17 (24.29%) Multithreading
5 16 (22.86%) TDD
6 15 (21.43%) MVC
6 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (18.57%) Scrum
8 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
9 10 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 9 (12.86%) OOP
10 9 (12.86%) Performance Testing
11 8 (11.43%) Performance Engineering
11 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
12 6 (8.57%) Low Latency
13 5 (7.14%) Workflow
13 5 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
14 4 (5.71%) Android Development
14 4 (5.71%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) JavaScript
2 31 (44.29%) Java
3 20 (28.57%) C#
4 12 (17.14%) Objective-C
5 10 (14.29%) SQL
6 6 (8.57%) C++
6 6 (8.57%) C
7 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.43%) VB6
9 1 (1.43%) VB
9 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Section 508
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Apple
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.29%) HP
4 3 (4.29%) Akamai
5 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.86%) Yahoo!
5 2 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (1.43%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.43%) Perforce
6 1 (1.43%) Facebook
6 1 (1.43%) Twitter