The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Software AG 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 Software AG over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG
Rank 123 127 142
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing Software AG 14 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.17% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.38% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£525 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £388 £475
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1479 1323 1583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.51% 44.73% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 589 738
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 105 125
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £16.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +33.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Software AG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Software AG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Software AG Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software AG across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software AG Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (100.00%) webMethods
2 16 (88.89%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Perl
2 16 (88.89%) PL/SQL
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) VBA
2 16 (88.89%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) Dell
2 16 (88.89%) Shell Script
2 16 (88.89%) SaaS
3 15 (83.33%) SuccessFactors
3 15 (83.33%) ResourceLink
3 15 (83.33%) SAP
4 14 (77.78%) Degree
5 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
5 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
6 11 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) SOA
9 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (83.33%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (88.89%) SaaS
2 15 (83.33%) SuccessFactors
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Architect
2 9 (50.00%) Integration Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
1 16 (88.89%) Perl
1 16 (88.89%) PL/SQL
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
1 16 (88.89%) VBA
1 16 (88.89%) Python
1 16 (88.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) webMethods
2 16 (88.89%) Dell
3 15 (83.33%) SAP
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
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