The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG 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 ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ATG
Rank 149 136 131
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing ATG 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.15% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.33% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £419 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +28.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ATG
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1556 1514 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 41.06% 46.29% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 759 583
Average daily rate £383 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 101 77
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.33 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ATG Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ATG
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the North West 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
Merseyside 0 5 £325 -50.00% 2
Cheshire -4 3 £563 +25.00%
ATG
England

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ATG 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 ATG.

1 10 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) JSP
5 5 (41.67%) JBoss
5 5 (41.67%) Ant
5 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) ATG Dynamo
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (41.67%) Maven
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) System Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (33.33%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Teradata
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) ERP
7 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 3 (25.00%) SoftLayer
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (16.67%) HTML5

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) ATG Dynamo
1 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Ant
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Architect
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Struts
5 1 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Life Science
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Teradata
3 2 (16.67%) hybris
4 1 (8.33%) Endeca
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
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