The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Software AG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software AG over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Software AG.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG
Rank 392 397 360
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -37
Contract jobs citing Software AG 7 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.075% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 16
Average daily rate
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£420 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10170 11013 9778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.49% 45.85% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6921 7246 6110
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 231 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Software AG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Software AG Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software AG
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Software AG Daily Rate Trend in London

Software AG
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software AG across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Software AG Daily Rate Histogram in London

Software AG
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Software AG Hourly Rate Trend in London

Software AG
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 Software AG within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Software AG 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 Software AG.

1 22 (75.86%) webMethods
2 21 (72.41%) IBM
2 21 (72.41%) WebSphere
3 19 (65.52%) SSL
4 17 (58.62%) Linux
5 16 (55.17%) WebSphere MQ
5 16 (55.17%) DataPower
6 15 (51.72%) Python
6 15 (51.72%) Bash Shell
7 14 (48.28%) AIX
7 14 (48.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 12 (41.38%) SOA
9 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (20.69%) UML
11 6 (20.69%) JMS
11 6 (20.69%) HTTP
11 6 (20.69%) Middleware
12 5 (17.24%) SOAP
12 5 (17.24%) XML
12 5 (17.24%) ITIL
12 5 (17.24%) WSDL
12 5 (17.24%) Scrum
12 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Process Server
12 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
12 5 (17.24%) SysML
12 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
12 5 (17.24%) Release Management

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Software AG 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 Software AG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (72.41%) WebSphere
2 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) SSL
2 6 (20.69%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) webMethods Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) webMethods Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) SOA Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (20.69%) Middleware
2 6 (20.69%) JMS
3 5 (17.24%) WSDL
3 5 (17.24%) SOAP
3 5 (17.24%) XML
3 5 (17.24%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) DataPower
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 14 (48.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) SOA
2 6 (20.69%) UML
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
3 5 (17.24%) SysML
3 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
3 5 (17.24%) Release Management
3 5 (17.24%) Test Management
3 5 (17.24%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (17.24%) Line Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) OOP
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (3.45%) EAI
7 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Python
1 15 (51.72%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.34%) C
2 3 (10.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) webMethods
2 21 (72.41%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Mercator