The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG 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 ATG over the 3 months to 12 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.

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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ATG
Rank 491 521 467
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -54
Contract jobs citing ATG 135 91 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.38% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 50 68
Average daily rate £438 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £373 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £419 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +28.84%
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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ATG
Daily Rate Trend

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

ATG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG within the UK.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ATG
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the UK over the 3 months to 12 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
England +30 124 £438 -7.89% 25
London +14 73 £470 -8.73% 15
South East +32 20 £438 -2.77% 4
Berkshire +22 15 £450 -28.00%
South West +6 11 £425 +21.42%
North West -13 9 £325 -40.90% 3
Merseyside 0 5 £325 -50.00% 2
Liverpool -4 5 £325 -50.00% 2
Reading - 5 £500 -
Midlands - 5 - -
Somerset -2 4 £375 +11.11%
East Midlands - 4 £438 -
City of London +22 3 £431 -18.63% 2
Oxfordshire +6 3 £438 -2.77%
Cheshire -4 3 £563 +25.00%
Leeds - 3 - - 1
Leicester - 3 £438 -
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Oxford - 3 £438 -
Leicestershire - 3 £438 -
West Midlands -11 2 - - 2
Warrington - 2 £563 -
Hayes - 2 £425 -
Bristol - 2 £438 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Slough - 2 - -
Gloucestershire +9 1 - -
Gloucester +7 1 - -
Hampshire +5 1 £450 - 3

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ATG 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 ATG.

1 183 (87.56%) E-Commerce
2 117 (55.98%) Oracle
3 105 (50.24%) Java
4 89 (42.58%) Retail
5 87 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (40.19%) hybris
7 64 (30.62%) WebSphere
8 62 (29.67%) Web Services
9 55 (26.32%) J2EE
10 51 (24.40%) Endeca
11 47 (22.49%) HTML
12 44 (21.05%) SQL
13 42 (20.10%) JSP
14 41 (19.62%) SOAP
15 40 (19.14%) Maven
15 40 (19.14%) iPad
16 38 (18.18%) Demandware
16 38 (18.18%) XML
17 37 (17.70%) Content Management
18 36 (17.22%) Selenium
19 33 (15.79%) Servlets
19 33 (15.79%) B2C
20 31 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
21 30 (14.35%) JavaScript
21 30 (14.35%) JBoss
22 29 (13.88%) IBM
22 29 (13.88%) TDD
22 29 (13.88%) RESTful
22 29 (13.88%) Jenkins
23 28 (13.40%) WebLogic

ATG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ATG 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 ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (30.62%) WebSphere
2 30 (14.35%) JBoss
3 28 (13.40%) WebLogic
4 27 (12.92%) CMS
5 18 (8.61%) Apache
6 17 (8.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (4.78%) ATG Dynamo
7 10 (4.78%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (2.87%) Commerce Server
9 5 (2.39%) Node.js
10 4 (1.91%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.44%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.44%) Mule
11 3 (1.44%) Mule ESB
11 3 (1.44%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.96%) CICS
12 2 (0.96%) PrestaShop
13 1 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.48%) MS Office
1 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (11.48%) Magento
2 18 (8.61%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (3.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.96%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.48%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.44%) SoftLayer
3 2 (0.96%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.22%) Internet
2 9 (4.31%) HTTP
3 3 (1.44%) Firewall
4 2 (0.96%) DNS
4 2 (0.96%) SSL
5 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.61%) Oracle Database
2 10 (4.78%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.83%) MySQL
4 6 (2.87%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.39%) DB2
5 5 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.91%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.44%) Redis
8 2 (0.96%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.96%) Riak
9 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (19.14%) Maven
2 36 (17.22%) Selenium
3 29 (13.88%) Jenkins
4 23 (11.00%) JIRA
5 21 (10.05%) Git (software)
5 21 (10.05%) JUnit
6 17 (8.13%) Ant
7 15 (7.18%) Subversion
8 12 (5.74%) Spock
9 11 (5.26%) JMeter
9 11 (5.26%) Mockito
10 10 (4.78%) WebDriver
11 9 (4.31%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.39%) Gerrit
12 5 (2.39%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.44%) FitNesse
13 3 (1.44%) Rational Application Developer
13 3 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.44%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.44%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 89 (42.58%) Retail
2 16 (7.66%) Finance
3 11 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.83%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.35%) Billing
5 7 (3.35%) Electronics
5 7 (3.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (36.36%) Architect
2 62 (29.67%) Developer
3 31 (14.83%) Analyst
4 30 (14.35%) Solutions Architect
5 28 (13.40%) E-Commerce Architect
6 17 (8.13%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 17 (8.13%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 16 (7.66%) Business Analyst
8 15 (7.18%) Java Developer
9 14 (6.70%) Consultant
9 14 (6.70%) E-Commerce Developer
10 12 (5.74%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 11 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.26%) Technical Architect
12 9 (4.31%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.31%) Senior Test Analyst
12 9 (4.31%) Test Analyst
13 8 (3.83%) E-Commerce Manager
13 8 (3.83%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (29.67%) Web Services
2 55 (26.32%) J2EE
3 47 (22.49%) HTML
4 42 (20.10%) JSP
5 41 (19.62%) SOAP
6 38 (18.18%) XML
7 33 (15.79%) Servlets
8 29 (13.88%) RESTful
9 26 (12.44%) CSS
10 24 (11.48%) Spring
11 20 (9.57%) WSDL
12 19 (9.09%) Taglibs
13 17 (8.13%) Struts
14 16 (7.66%) Hibernate
14 16 (7.66%) REST
15 13 (6.22%) Ajax
16 12 (5.74%) JDBC
17 11 (5.26%) JMS
17 11 (5.26%) XSL
17 11 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.14%) iPad
2 21 (10.05%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (8.61%) Social Media
4 10 (4.78%) User Experience
5 5 (2.39%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.44%) PKI
7 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.96%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) EPoS
8 1 (0.48%) FMCG
8 1 (0.48%) Frameworx
8 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.48%) Life Science
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.48%) RIA
8 1 (0.48%) W3C
8 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.61%) Linux
2 13 (6.22%) Unix
3 8 (3.83%) Windows
4 6 (2.87%) AIX
5 5 (2.39%) Nucleus RTOS
5 5 (2.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.91%) SUSE
6 4 (1.91%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.96%) Android
7 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.48%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (87.56%) E-Commerce
2 87 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (17.70%) Content Management
4 33 (15.79%) B2C
5 31 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (13.88%) TDD
7 21 (10.05%) ERP
8 18 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (7.66%) Scrum
9 16 (7.66%) SDLC
10 15 (7.18%) OO
11 13 (6.22%) CRM
11 13 (6.22%) Project Management
12 12 (5.74%) Automated Testing
12 12 (5.74%) High Availability
12 12 (5.74%) Load Testing
12 12 (5.74%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
13 11 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 105 (50.24%) Java
2 44 (21.05%) SQL
3 30 (14.35%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.35%) Groovy
4 7 (3.35%) Ruby
5 5 (2.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.91%) Python
6 4 (1.91%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.44%) PHP
8 2 (0.96%) COBOL
9 1 (0.48%) C#
9 1 (0.48%) Jython
9 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (3.83%) Degree
1 8 (3.83%) ISEB
1 8 (3.83%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.66%) QA
2 6 (2.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.44%) OpenSSO
1 3 (1.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 117 (55.98%) Oracle
2 84 (40.19%) hybris
3 51 (24.40%) Endeca
4 38 (18.18%) Demandware
5 29 (13.88%) IBM
6 12 (5.74%) SAP
7 9 (4.31%) BEA
8 7 (3.35%) Adobe
8 7 (3.35%) Perforce
9 5 (2.39%) Intershop
9 5 (2.39%) Microsoft
10 4 (1.91%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.91%) webMethods
11 3 (1.44%) Apigee
11 3 (1.44%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.44%) Software AG
11 3 (1.44%) Teradata
12 2 (0.96%) Facebook
12 2 (0.96%) Ogone
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