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 27 March 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 ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ATG
Rank 508 424 435
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +11
Contract jobs citing ATG 91 147 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.62% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 70 55
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£481 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £336 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £578 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
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
24335 23603 21491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 45.47% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13863 12950 11452
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £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 1039 1048 1185
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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 -62 91 £481 -3.75% 47
London -35 73 £500 -4.76% 29
City of London 0 11 £450 -10.00% 5
South East -42 7 £475 +29.25% 6
East of England -2 2 £475 +2.70%
East Midlands -8 2 - - 3
Northamptonshire -11 2 - - 2
Northampton -14 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £350 - 2
Hertfordshire -4 1 £475 -5.00%
West Midlands -7 1 - - 3
Berkshire -12 1 £500 -9.09% 5
Hampshire -20 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £350 - 2
Somerset - 1 £350 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 2
South Yorkshire - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - - 4
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Watford - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
County Antrim - - - - 1
Belfast - - - - 1

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 130 (73.45%) E-Commerce
2 92 (51.98%) Java
3 82 (46.33%) Retail
4 76 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (36.16%) Oracle
6 60 (33.90%) J2EE
7 52 (29.38%) hybris
8 46 (25.99%) Endeca
9 42 (23.73%) WebSphere
10 40 (22.60%) Scrum
11 37 (20.90%) Linux
12 33 (18.64%) Subversion
12 33 (18.64%) iPad
13 32 (18.08%) TDD
13 32 (18.08%) Web Services
14 31 (17.51%) XML
14 31 (17.51%) IBM
15 30 (16.95%) HTML
16 29 (16.38%) Maven
17 26 (14.69%) SOAP
17 26 (14.69%) Demandware
18 25 (14.12%) Ant
19 24 (13.56%) WebLogic
19 24 (13.56%) JIRA
20 23 (12.99%) RESTful
20 23 (12.99%) Waterfall
21 22 (12.43%) Adobe CQ
21 22 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
22 21 (11.86%) Content Management
22 21 (11.86%) JBoss

ATG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 42 (23.73%) WebSphere
2 24 (13.56%) WebLogic
3 22 (12.43%) Adobe CQ
4 21 (11.86%) JBoss
5 17 (9.60%) IBM HTTP Server
6 12 (6.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (6.78%) Apache
7 8 (4.52%) IIS
8 7 (3.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (3.95%) Commerce Server
9 6 (3.39%) Apache Solr
10 5 (2.82%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (2.82%) CMS
10 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
11 4 (2.26%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (2.26%) Mule
11 4 (2.26%) ATG Dynamo
11 4 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (1.69%) Confluence
13 2 (1.13%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Magento
2 3 (1.69%) Fredhopper
3 2 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.60%) HTTP
2 9 (5.08%) SSL
3 8 (4.52%) DNS
4 5 (2.82%) Intranet
4 5 (2.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.26%) DB2
4 2 (1.13%) MySQL
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.56%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (18.64%) Subversion
2 29 (16.38%) Maven
3 25 (14.12%) Ant
4 24 (13.56%) JIRA
5 14 (7.91%) Jenkins
6 9 (5.08%) Introscope
7 5 (2.82%) Selenium
8 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.13%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.13%) Toad
9 2 (1.13%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (1.13%) ERwin
10 1 (0.56%) JUnit
10 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.56%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.56%) JMeter
General
1 82 (46.33%) Retail
2 5 (2.82%) Marketing
2 5 (2.82%) Finance
3 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.13%) Electronics
4 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (25.42%) Analyst
2 44 (24.86%) Developer
3 32 (18.08%) Architect
4 30 (16.95%) Business Analyst
5 16 (9.04%) Technical Architect
6 12 (6.78%) Agile Business Analyst
7 11 (6.21%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.08%) Consultant
8 9 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.08%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 8 (4.52%) Administrator
10 7 (3.95%) Tester
10 7 (3.95%) Deployment Analyst
11 5 (2.82%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.82%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.26%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.26%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.26%) Business Manager
13 3 (1.69%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (33.90%) J2EE
2 32 (18.08%) Web Services
3 31 (17.51%) XML
4 30 (16.95%) HTML
5 26 (14.69%) SOAP
6 23 (12.99%) RESTful
7 20 (11.30%) XSL
7 20 (11.30%) XSD
8 19 (10.73%) WSDL
9 15 (8.47%) Middleware
10 14 (7.91%) Spring
11 12 (6.78%) .NET
12 10 (5.65%) CSS
13 9 (5.08%) jQuery
13 9 (5.08%) Worklight
14 7 (3.95%) Ajax
14 7 (3.95%) Hibernate
15 5 (2.82%) Lucene
15 5 (2.82%) Struts
15 5 (2.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.64%) iPad
2 20 (11.30%) Social Media
3 8 (4.52%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.39%) User Experience
5 5 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.82%) Data Extraction
5 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.26%) PKI
7 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.13%) DTV
8 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.90%) Linux
2 8 (4.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 7 (3.95%) UNIX
4 6 (3.39%) Windows
5 2 (1.13%) Android
5 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (73.45%) E-Commerce
2 76 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (22.60%) Scrum
4 32 (18.08%) TDD
5 23 (12.99%) Waterfall
6 22 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (11.86%) Content Management
8 19 (10.73%) ERP
8 19 (10.73%) ITIL
9 13 (7.34%) Project Management
9 13 (7.34%) Workflow
9 13 (7.34%) Release Management
10 12 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.21%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.21%) BDD
11 11 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.65%) Data Modelling
13 9 (5.08%) B2C
13 9 (5.08%) User Stories
14 8 (4.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 92 (51.98%) Java
2 20 (11.30%) Groovy
3 15 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.78%) SQL
5 9 (5.08%) Python
5 9 (5.08%) Perl
6 8 (4.52%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.52%) Jython
7 4 (2.26%) PHP
8 1 (0.56%) Ruby
8 1 (0.56%) Scala
8 1 (0.56%) Clojure
8 1 (0.56%) Golang
8 1 (0.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (2.26%) ISEB
1 4 (2.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.26%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.82%) Firmware
2 3 (1.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) Puppet
2 4 (2.26%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.26%) OpenSSO
3 3 (1.69%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.56%) Cacti
4 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (36.16%) Oracle
2 52 (29.38%) hybris
3 46 (25.99%) Endeca
4 31 (17.51%) IBM
5 26 (14.69%) Demandware
6 19 (10.73%) Perforce
7 13 (7.34%) Adobe
8 11 (6.21%) webMethods
9 8 (4.52%) AppDynamics
9 8 (4.52%) BEA
10 6 (3.39%) Cisco
10 6 (3.39%) Citrix
11 5 (2.82%) SAP
12 4 (2.26%) Omniture
13 3 (1.69%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.69%) Ab Initio
14 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.13%) Siebel
14 2 (1.13%) Sybase
15 1 (0.56%) Microsoft
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