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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 525 452 458
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +6
Contract jobs citing ATG 82 126 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.52% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 77 40
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£500 £450 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
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
25422 24038 24478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.55% 46.25% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14968 13682 12666
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1238 1190 1329
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 2014.

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 24 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 21 November 2014. 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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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 -63 81 £500 +11.11% 24
London -39 53 £528 +8.20% 16
City of London +1 15 £538 +19.44% 6
Berkshire +7 4 £363 -19.44%
West Yorkshire +2 4 £388 -
Yorkshire -6 4 £388 - 1
Leeds -7 4 £388 -
South East -29 4 £363 +11.53% 3
Hertfordshire -11 1 - - 3
West Midlands -12 1 - -
East of England -21 1 - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 3
Northampton - - - -
Reading - - - -
Watford - - - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 2
Birmingham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Harrow - - - -

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 191 (86.43%) E-Commerce
2 134 (60.63%) Retail
3 113 (51.13%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (47.51%) Java
5 103 (46.61%) Oracle
6 74 (33.48%) J2EE
7 64 (28.96%) Endeca
8 57 (25.79%) Web Services
9 52 (23.53%) JBoss
10 50 (22.62%) XML
10 50 (22.62%) Scrum
11 49 (22.17%) SOAP
11 49 (22.17%) iPad
12 48 (21.72%) WebLogic
12 48 (21.72%) Linux
13 46 (20.81%) HTML
13 46 (20.81%) WebSphere
14 45 (20.36%) Content Management
15 42 (19.00%) hybris
16 41 (18.55%) TDD
17 39 (17.65%) XSD
17 39 (17.65%) RESTful
17 39 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (17.19%) Subversion
19 37 (16.74%) Maven
19 37 (16.74%) Waterfall
20 36 (16.29%) Social Media
20 36 (16.29%) XSL
20 36 (16.29%) Ant
21 35 (15.84%) ERP

ATG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 52 (23.53%) JBoss
2 48 (21.72%) WebLogic
3 46 (20.81%) WebSphere
4 23 (10.41%) Apache
5 17 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (7.24%) CMS
7 14 (6.33%) Adobe CQ
8 10 (4.52%) IBM HTTP Server
9 9 (4.07%) Commerce Server
10 5 (2.26%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (2.26%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (2.26%) Apache Solr
10 5 (2.26%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.81%) Mule
11 4 (1.81%) ATG Dynamo
11 4 (1.81%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.81%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.90%) AquaLogic
12 2 (0.90%) AquaLogic Service Bus
13 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.90%) Mingle
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Magento
2 4 (1.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.45%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.98%) Internet
2 10 (4.52%) HTTP
3 9 (4.07%) DNS
3 9 (4.07%) SSL
4 3 (1.36%) SAN
5 1 (0.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.26%) MongoDB
1 5 (2.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.45%) DB2
3 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (17.19%) Subversion
2 37 (16.74%) Maven
3 36 (16.29%) Ant
4 10 (4.52%) JIRA
4 10 (4.52%) Selenium
4 10 (4.52%) Introscope
5 8 (3.62%) WebDriver
6 5 (2.26%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.81%) JUnit
8 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.36%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.90%) TestNG
9 2 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.90%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.90%) TestLink
10 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.45%) JMeter
10 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
General
1 134 (60.63%) Retail
2 11 (4.98%) Finance
3 9 (4.07%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.17%) Marketing
5 4 (1.81%) Electronics
5 4 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) French Language
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (40.72%) Developer
2 41 (18.55%) Architect
3 38 (17.19%) Analyst
4 28 (12.67%) Business Analyst
5 16 (7.24%) Consultant
6 14 (6.33%) Technical Architect
7 13 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (4.98%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 9 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.07%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.62%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.62%) Administrator
10 8 (3.62%) Java Developer
11 6 (2.71%) Tester
11 6 (2.71%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.26%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.26%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (2.26%) Agile Test Analyst
12 5 (2.26%) Technical Test Analyst
13 4 (1.81%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (33.48%) J2EE
2 57 (25.79%) Web Services
3 50 (22.62%) XML
4 49 (22.17%) SOAP
5 46 (20.81%) HTML
6 39 (17.65%) XSD
6 39 (17.65%) RESTful
7 36 (16.29%) XSL
8 35 (15.84%) WSDL
9 15 (6.79%) JSP
10 13 (5.88%) Spring
11 11 (4.98%) Hibernate
12 10 (4.52%) Middleware
13 9 (4.07%) JMS
13 9 (4.07%) jQuery
13 9 (4.07%) Worklight
14 8 (3.62%) JDBC
14 8 (3.62%) JMX
14 8 (3.62%) XSLT
14 8 (3.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.17%) iPad
2 36 (16.29%) Social Media
3 7 (3.17%) User Experience
4 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.81%) DTV
5 4 (1.81%) PKI
6 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.36%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) Open Source
8 1 (0.45%) W3C
8 1 (0.45%) Online Games
8 1 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.72%) Linux
2 9 (4.07%) UNIX
2 9 (4.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 5 (2.26%) Nucleus RTOS
4 3 (1.36%) Solaris
4 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (86.43%) E-Commerce
2 113 (51.13%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (22.62%) Scrum
4 45 (20.36%) Content Management
5 41 (18.55%) TDD
6 39 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (16.74%) Waterfall
8 35 (15.84%) ERP
9 17 (7.69%) UML
10 15 (6.79%) Workflow
11 13 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.98%) B2C
13 10 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.52%) Software Testing
14 9 (4.07%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.07%) ITIL
15 8 (3.62%) SOA
15 8 (3.62%) Load Testing
15 8 (3.62%) Manual Testing
15 8 (3.62%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 105 (47.51%) Java
2 35 (15.84%) Groovy
3 13 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.88%) SQL
4 11 (4.98%) Python
4 11 (4.98%) Perl
5 10 (4.52%) Shell Script
6 9 (4.07%) Jython
7 2 (0.90%) Ruby
7 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (3.17%) ISEB
1 7 (3.17%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.90%) Degree
2 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.45%) PMP
3 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.52%) QA
2 3 (1.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) CA SiteMinder
1 4 (1.81%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.45%) Cacti
Vendors
1 103 (46.61%) Oracle
2 64 (28.96%) Endeca
3 42 (19.00%) hybris
4 35 (15.84%) Perforce
5 28 (12.67%) IBM
6 14 (6.33%) Demandware
7 9 (4.07%) AppDynamics
7 9 (4.07%) BEA
8 6 (2.71%) Adobe
8 6 (2.71%) Cisco
8 6 (2.71%) Citrix
9 4 (1.81%) SAP
10 3 (1.36%) Retek
10 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.36%) Venda
10 3 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.90%) Intershop
11 2 (0.90%) HP
12 1 (0.45%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.45%) Omniture
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