The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 29West products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 29West over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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 29West Inc.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
29West
Rank 577 541 524
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -17
Contract jobs citing 29West 25 63 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.11% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 58 24
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£625 £663 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £583
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £805 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25387 25596 22327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 45.55% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14473 14324 11853
Average daily rate £400 £399 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% -0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1086 1098 1184
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

29West
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 29West within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

29West Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

29West
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 29West within the UK.

29West Daily Rate Trend in the UK

29West
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 29West within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

29West Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

29West
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 29West within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
England -34 25 £625 -5.66% 8
London -35 25 £625 -5.66% 8
City of London +1 7 £625 -3.84% 3

29West
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing 29West 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 29West.

1 46 (93.88%) Java
2 37 (75.51%) Front Office
3 36 (73.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 35 (71.43%) Low Latency
5 31 (63.27%) TIBCO
6 28 (57.14%) Multithreading
7 24 (48.98%) Rendezvous
7 24 (48.98%) Oracle
8 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (44.90%) JMS
10 19 (38.78%) Linux
10 19 (38.78%) TIBCO EMS
11 18 (36.73%) Banking
12 17 (34.69%) RMDS
12 17 (34.69%) SQL
12 17 (34.69%) HTML
13 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
13 16 (32.65%) UNIX
13 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
14 13 (26.53%) Middleware
15 12 (24.49%) Finance
15 12 (24.49%) Sybase
15 12 (24.49%) FIX Protocol
16 9 (18.37%) WebSphere
16 9 (18.37%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 9 (18.37%) XML
16 9 (18.37%) XSLT
16 9 (18.37%) C#
17 8 (16.33%) C++
17 8 (16.33%) TeamCity

29West
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing 29West 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 29West. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (38.78%) TIBCO EMS
2 9 (18.37%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (12.24%) IIS
3 6 (12.24%) Apache
3 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (10.20%) JBoss
5 4 (8.16%) MQSeries
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.08%) Confluence
7 2 (4.08%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (34.69%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) HTTP
2 5 (10.20%) LAN
2 5 (10.20%) WAN
2 5 (10.20%) iSCSI
2 5 (10.20%) NAS
2 5 (10.20%) FCoE
2 5 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (10.20%) Multicast
2 5 (10.20%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.20%) HBase
4 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) TeamCity
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.24%) Subversion
3 6 (12.24%) Maven
4 3 (6.12%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) NUnit
5 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
General
1 37 (75.51%) Front Office
2 18 (36.73%) Banking
3 12 (24.49%) Finance
4 7 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Private Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 31 (63.27%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.04%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) Rendezvous
2 22 (44.90%) JMS
3 17 (34.69%) HTML
4 13 (26.53%) Middleware
5 12 (24.49%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (18.37%) XML
6 9 (18.37%) XSLT
7 7 (14.29%) HTML5
8 6 (12.24%) Spring
9 5 (10.20%) Java EE
10 4 (8.16%) CSS
10 4 (8.16%) JDBC
11 2 (4.08%) .NET
11 2 (4.08%) WebSockets
12 1 (2.04%) Apache Camel
12 1 (2.04%) Apache Axis
12 1 (2.04%) Java SE
12 1 (2.04%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 36 (73.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (8.16%) Equities
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) UNIX
3 6 (12.24%) Solaris
4 5 (10.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Low Latency
2 28 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.20%) Algorithmic Trading
6 5 (10.20%) Benchmarking
6 5 (10.20%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (6.12%) OO
7 3 (6.12%) Workflow
7 3 (6.12%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
8 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.08%) Functional Programming
8 2 (4.08%) Market Making
9 1 (2.04%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.04%) OOP
9 1 (2.04%) Scrum
9 1 (2.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) SQL
3 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.37%) C#
5 8 (16.33%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.16%) C
7 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) NFS
1 5 (10.20%) Xen
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
1 5 (10.20%) SRDF
1 5 (10.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (2.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) TIBCO
2 24 (48.98%) Oracle
3 12 (24.49%) Sybase
4 7 (14.29%) Informatica
5 6 (12.24%) IBM
5 6 (12.24%) DataSynapse
6 5 (10.20%) VMware
6 5 (10.20%) Currenex
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco
6 5 (10.20%) NetApp
6 5 (10.20%) EMC
6 5 (10.20%) Intel
7 4 (8.16%) Murex
8 2 (4.08%) Calypso
8 2 (4.08%) Splunk
9 1 (2.04%) SaltStack
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