The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Terracotta 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 Terracotta over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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 Terracotta, Inc.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terracotta
Rank 405 414 406
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Terracotta 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.035% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Terracotta
England

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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Terracotta
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Terracotta Jobs Demand Trend in London

Terracotta
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Terracotta Daily Rate Trend in London

Terracotta
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 Terracotta within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 1 - -
Terracotta
England

Terracotta
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Terracotta 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 Terracotta.

1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Compaq
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods
2 3 (60.00%) Biometrics
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) XML Messaging
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic

Terracotta
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Terracotta 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 Terracotta. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) GemFire
1 1 (20.00%) Lightstreamer
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) RSpec
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) MCollective
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (20.00%) Squid
1 1 (20.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Compaq
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) webMethods
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Akamai
2 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Fiorano
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat