The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ATG
Rank 129 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing ATG 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ATG
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1190 1223 1372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.63% 39.09% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 690 832
Median daily rate £363 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 96 81
Median hourly rate £23.50 £20.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +34.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.12 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ATG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ATG Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ATG
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Somerset +13 4 £425 -
ATG
England

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ATG 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 West region with a requirement for ATG.

1 16 (94.12%) E-Commerce
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Retail
4 6 (35.29%) Selenium
4 6 (35.29%) Magento
5 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
5 5 (29.41%) hybris
5 5 (29.41%) Demandware
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) B2C
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
7 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
7 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) User Experience
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
7 3 (17.65%) Billing
7 3 (17.65%) CRM
7 3 (17.65%) ATG Dynamo
7 3 (17.65%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) SOA

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Magento
2 1 (5.88%) Fredhopper
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
3 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
3 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (52.94%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) RESTful
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) E-Commerce
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
3 4 (23.53%) B2C
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) API Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Demandware
1 5 (29.41%) hybris
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) WorldPay