The table below looks at the statistics for Introscope skills 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 Introscope over the 3 months to 14 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 249 261 240
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Introscope 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.074% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 0.59% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £340 £378 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.93% +3.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.93% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Introscope
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1195 1181 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.92% 12.54% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 659 527
Average daily rate £375 £366 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 37 34
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

Introscope
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Introscope Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Introscope
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Introscope Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Introscope
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Introscope across the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Introscope Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Introscope
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Introscope Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Introscope
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 Introscope within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 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
Berkshire +2 3 £250 -33.77%
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Surrey -6 1 £415 -27.82%
Introscope
England

Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Introscope 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 Introscope.

1 31 (86.11%) CA Wily
2 30 (83.33%) Linux
3 26 (72.22%) WebSphere
4 24 (66.67%) Windows
5 23 (63.89%) Java
5 23 (63.89%) Finance
6 20 (55.56%) CA
7 18 (50.00%) HTTP
8 17 (47.22%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (41.67%) Unix
10 14 (38.89%) SQL
11 13 (36.11%) IBM
12 12 (33.33%) JDBC
13 11 (30.56%) Apache
13 11 (30.56%) IBM HTTP Server
14 9 (25.00%) Clustering
14 9 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (25.00%) Python
14 9 (25.00%) HTTPS
14 9 (25.00%) SSL
14 9 (25.00%) SOAP
14 9 (25.00%) Web Services
14 9 (25.00%) J2EE
14 9 (25.00%) Korn
14 9 (25.00%) Jython
14 9 (25.00%) JNDI
14 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
14 9 (25.00%) High Availability
14 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (25.00%) Garbage Collection

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Introscope 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 Introscope. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (72.22%) WebSphere
2 17 (47.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (30.56%) Apache
3 11 (30.56%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) HTTP
2 9 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 9 (25.00%) SSL
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall
3 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) FTP
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) DB2
1 6 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.89%) JProfiler
2 5 (13.89%) Toad
3 4 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.33%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (5.56%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) JMeter
6 1 (2.78%) WebLOAD
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Administrator
2 10 (27.78%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Junior
3 7 (19.44%) Junior Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 6 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) Test Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Monitoring Specialist
7 3 (8.33%) Integration Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Linux Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Systems Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Tools Developer
7 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) JDBC
2 9 (25.00%) J2EE
2 9 (25.00%) JNDI
2 9 (25.00%) SOAP
2 9 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (13.89%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) e-Health
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Linux
2 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 15 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (13.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Garbage Collection
1 9 (25.00%) High Availability
2 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (8.33%) Usability Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (25.00%) Jython
3 9 (25.00%) Korn
3 9 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.89%) C++
5 5 (13.89%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.89%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 31 (86.11%) CA Wily
2 5 (13.89%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (13.89%) nmon
3 4 (11.11%) SCOM
4 2 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) CA
2 13 (36.11%) IBM
3 7 (19.44%) Remedy
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.11%) NetQoS
5 4 (11.11%) Nimsoft
6 2 (5.56%) BMC
6 2 (5.56%) FatWire
6 2 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.78%) Dynatrace