The table below looks at the statistics for VisualAge skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VisualAge over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM VisualAge
Rank - 433 -
Contract jobs citing VisualAge 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.017% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VisualAge
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
4052 3673 3625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.91% 15.73% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2909 2662 2698
Median daily rate £460 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

VisualAge
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VisualAge Jobs Demand Trend in London

VisualAge
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VisualAge Daily Rate Trend in London

VisualAge
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VisualAge 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 VisualAge.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case

VisualAge
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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM