The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 31 October 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 ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 253 218 237
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +19
Contract jobs citing ATG 5 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.43% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 12
Average daily rate
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£363 £438 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £410 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £490 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4577 4194 4590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.37% 48.85% 49.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2408 2117 2040
Average daily rate £363 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 255 298
Average hourly rate £16.86 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ATG Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the South East region.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ATG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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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
Berkshire +7 4 £363 -19.44% 1
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England

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) hybris
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Retail
5 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
5 5 (35.71%) Commerce Server
5 5 (35.71%) Demandware
5 5 (35.71%) User Experience
6 4 (28.57%) Magento
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 3 (21.43%) Electronics
7 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (21.43%) DTV
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) Test Management
7 3 (21.43%) iPad
8 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) Degree

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (35.71%) Commerce Server
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Mingle
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Magento
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) TestNG
2 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) TestLink
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Web Editor
6 1 (7.14%) Web Content Editor
6 1 (7.14%) Content Editor
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Programme Manager
6 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.14%) UI Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) JSTL
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) DTV
2 3 (21.43%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Test Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) B2C
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) hybris
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Demandware
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 2 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Retek
7 1 (7.14%) Endeca
7 1 (7.14%) Google