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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG
Rank 239 234 239
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Software AG 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.024% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.048% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4356 4166 4808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.31% 49.14% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2171 2072 2058
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £230
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 239 307 336
Average hourly rate £16.31 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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
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 31 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 18 (85.71%) webMethods
2 15 (71.43%) SOA
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle
5 8 (38.10%) XML
5 8 (38.10%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) Web Services
6 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) Clustering
8 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
8 5 (23.81%) TDD
8 5 (23.81%) Subversion
8 5 (23.81%) OOD
8 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
8 5 (23.81%) JUnit
8 5 (23.81%) OO
8 5 (23.81%) Swing
8 5 (23.81%) J2SE
8 5 (23.81%) JMS
8 5 (23.81%) Java RMI
8 5 (23.81%) IBM
8 5 (23.81%) Apache Axis
8 5 (23.81%) BPMN
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (14.29%) Windows
10 3 (14.29%) TIBCO
10 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 3 (14.29%) Open Text

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

For the 6 months to 31 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.76%) ResourceLink
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JUnit
1 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) webMethods Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) webMethods Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Process Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) SOA Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SOA Designer
6 1 (4.76%) webMethods Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) XML
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) Swing
3 5 (23.81%) J2SE
3 5 (23.81%) JMS
3 5 (23.81%) Java RMI
3 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
3 5 (23.81%) Apache Axis
4 2 (9.52%) EntireX
4 2 (9.52%) JDBC
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.76%) XML Messaging
5 1 (4.76%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) SUSE
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (23.81%) OO
2 5 (23.81%) OOD
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
2 5 (23.81%) BPMN
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Process Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) webMethods
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 3 (14.29%) Open Text
4 3 (14.29%) TIBCO
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com