The table below looks at the statistics for NATURAL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG NATURAL
Rank 430 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NATURAL 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £700 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
NATURAL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9767 10025 10226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.74% 44.35% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7321 7524 7773
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 72 54
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.23 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% -16.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £54.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in London

NATURAL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NATURAL Daily Rate Trend in London

NATURAL
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 NATURAL within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
City of London - 2 - -
NATURAL
England

NATURAL
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NATURAL 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 NATURAL.

1 15 (100.00%) Adabas
1 15 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 12 (80.00%) Software AG
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Data Migration
4 9 (60.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 9 (60.00%) Migration
5 8 (53.33%) Project Management
5 8 (53.33%) Data Analysis
6 7 (46.67%) Data Mapping
6 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
6 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
7 6 (40.00%) Re-Platforming
7 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Law
8 2 (13.33%) CICS
8 2 (13.33%) JCL
8 2 (13.33%) DB2
8 2 (13.33%) VSAM
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (13.33%) SWIFT
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (6.67%) C
9 1 (6.67%) IBM

NATURAL
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 2 (13.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Adabas
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Data Migration Manager
1 7 (46.67%) Migration Manager
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Data Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Migration Project Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Mainframe Project Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Database Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Adabas Natural Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Environment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) SWIFT
2 2 (13.33%) VSAM
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 9 (60.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 9 (60.00%) Migration
3 8 (53.33%) Data Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
4 7 (46.67%) Data Mapping
5 6 (40.00%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JCL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Software AG
2 1 (6.67%) IBM