The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 269 - 240
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AppFabric 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% - 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.084% - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Median daily rate £350 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -26.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AppFabric
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2388 2280 2116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.21% 23.87% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1421 1213
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 30 48
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +7.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing AppFabric as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

AppFabric
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

AppFabric Daily Rate Trend in the South East

AppFabric
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppFabric within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 2 £350 -
AppFabric
England

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AppFabric 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 South East region with a requirement for AppFabric.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (25.00%) MCAD
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
1 1 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Web Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCAD
1 1 (25.00%) MCPD
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) cPanel
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore