The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Software AG 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 Software AG over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG
Rank 234 232 228
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Software AG 6 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.024% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.048% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£348 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4270 4160 4825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.83% 49.55% 48.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2063 2063
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £235
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 244 326 341
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Software AG
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Software AG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software AG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software AG
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software AG Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Software AG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software AG across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Software AG Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Software AG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software AG Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (85.00%) webMethods
2 14 (70.00%) SOA
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
5 8 (40.00%) XML
5 8 (40.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
7 6 (30.00%) Clustering
8 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (25.00%) TDD
8 5 (25.00%) Subversion
8 5 (25.00%) OOD
8 5 (25.00%) JUnit
8 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) Swing
8 5 (25.00%) J2SE
8 5 (25.00%) Java RMI
8 5 (25.00%) Apache Axis
8 5 (25.00%) BPMN
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) JMS
9 4 (20.00%) IBM
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (15.00%) Open Text
10 3 (15.00%) Migration
10 3 (15.00%) TIBCO

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.00%) ResourceLink
2 1 (5.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
1 5 (25.00%) JUnit
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (15.00%) Military
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) webMethods Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Java Swing Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) webMethods Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Process Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.00%) webMethods Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) SOA Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) Swing
3 5 (25.00%) J2SE
3 5 (25.00%) Java RMI
3 5 (25.00%) Apache Axis
4 4 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (10.00%) EntireX
5 2 (10.00%) JDBC
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) XML Messaging
6 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) SOA
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
2 5 (25.00%) OOD
2 5 (25.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) BPMN
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) EAI
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) webMethods
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) Open Text
4 3 (15.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com