The table below looks at the statistics for SilkPerformer skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank 432 423 419
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing SilkPerformer 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.026% 0.033% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SilkPerformer
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
3782 3074 3104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.59% 13.73% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2791 2145 2294
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 12
Median hourly rate £43.63 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £107.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

SilkPerformer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SilkPerformer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SilkPerformer Jobs Demand Trend in London

SilkPerformer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SilkPerformer Daily Rate Trend in London

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SilkPerformer 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 SilkPerformer.

1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) DbUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (50.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (50.00%) HDFS
2 1 (50.00%) Impala
2 1 (50.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
2 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) QA

SilkPerformer
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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) DbUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) SilkTest
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) New Relic
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP