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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 507 450 456
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +6
Contract jobs citing ATG 85 121 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.51% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 70 47
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£500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -16.66%
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
24605 23641 23338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 46.18% 47.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14694 13385 12165
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1147 1102 1371
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -61 84 £500 +11.11% 23
London -30 53 £530 +11.57% 16
City of London +2 16 £550 +22.22% 7
North West -7 5 £650 - 2
Berkshire 0 4 £450 - 1
South East -33 4 £450 +38.46% 1
Hertfordshire +4 2 £431 -17.06% 3
East of England -16 2 £431 -4.16% 3
Yorkshire -11 1 £375 -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Andover - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Watford - - - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - - - -

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 162 (83.08%) E-Commerce
2 109 (55.90%) Retail
3 97 (49.74%) Java
4 94 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (45.13%) Oracle
6 71 (36.41%) J2EE
7 56 (28.72%) Endeca
8 52 (26.67%) Web Services
9 47 (24.10%) WebSphere
9 47 (24.10%) hybris
10 45 (23.08%) Scrum
11 44 (22.56%) JBoss
12 43 (22.05%) SOAP
13 42 (21.54%) XML
14 41 (21.03%) Linux
14 41 (21.03%) HTML
14 41 (21.03%) WebLogic
14 41 (21.03%) TDD
15 40 (20.51%) iPad
16 36 (18.46%) Content Management
17 34 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (17.44%) RESTful
18 31 (15.90%) XSD
18 31 (15.90%) Maven
19 30 (15.38%) Subversion
19 30 (15.38%) Waterfall
19 30 (15.38%) Social Media
19 30 (15.38%) XSL
19 30 (15.38%) Ant
20 29 (14.87%) ERP

ATG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (24.10%) WebSphere
2 44 (22.56%) JBoss
3 41 (21.03%) WebLogic
4 20 (10.26%) Apache
5 14 (7.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (7.18%) CMS
5 14 (7.18%) Adobe CQ
6 9 (4.62%) Commerce Server
6 9 (4.62%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (3.08%) Apache Solr
7 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.08%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (2.56%) ATG Dynamo
8 5 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (2.56%) Mule
9 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.05%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.03%) AquaLogic
10 2 (1.03%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.05%) Magento
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.62%) HTTP
2 8 (4.10%) DNS
2 8 (4.10%) SSL
2 8 (4.10%) Internet
3 3 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.08%) MongoDB
1 6 (3.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.51%) DB2
3 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.51%) MySQL
3 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (15.90%) Maven
2 30 (15.38%) Ant
2 30 (15.38%) Subversion
3 11 (5.64%) JIRA
4 9 (4.62%) Introscope
5 7 (3.59%) Selenium
6 6 (3.08%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.56%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.03%) JUnit
9 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.51%) JMeter
9 1 (0.51%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.51%) Calabash
General
1 109 (55.90%) Retail
2 11 (5.64%) Finance
3 8 (4.10%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.08%) Marketing
5 4 (2.05%) Electronics
5 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.03%) French Language
6 2 (1.03%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (38.46%) Developer
2 37 (18.97%) Architect
3 33 (16.92%) Analyst
4 28 (14.36%) Business Analyst
5 15 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 14 (7.18%) Agile Business Analyst
7 12 (6.15%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.64%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.64%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 10 (5.13%) Consultant
9 10 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.10%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.59%) Administrator
12 6 (3.08%) Tester
13 5 (2.56%) Programme Manager
13 5 (2.56%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.56%) Lead Developer
14 4 (2.05%) UI Programmer
14 4 (2.05%) Technical Leader
14 4 (2.05%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (36.41%) J2EE
2 52 (26.67%) Web Services
3 43 (22.05%) SOAP
4 42 (21.54%) XML
5 41 (21.03%) HTML
6 34 (17.44%) RESTful
7 31 (15.90%) XSD
8 30 (15.38%) XSL
9 29 (14.87%) WSDL
10 15 (7.69%) Spring
11 13 (6.67%) Hibernate
12 12 (6.15%) JSP
13 10 (5.13%) jQuery
14 8 (4.10%) Worklight
14 8 (4.10%) CSS
14 8 (4.10%) Middleware
15 7 (3.59%) JMS
15 7 (3.59%) Ajax
15 7 (3.59%) Java EE
16 6 (3.08%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.51%) iPad
2 30 (15.38%) Social Media
3 6 (3.08%) User Experience
4 5 (2.56%) PKI
5 4 (2.05%) DTV
5 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) W3C
7 1 (0.51%) Online Games
7 1 (0.51%) iPhone
7 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.03%) Linux
2 8 (4.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 6 (3.08%) UNIX
4 3 (1.54%) Solaris
4 3 (1.54%) Nucleus RTOS
4 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (83.08%) E-Commerce
2 94 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.08%) Scrum
4 41 (21.03%) TDD
5 36 (18.46%) Content Management
6 34 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 29 (14.87%) ERP
9 15 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 14 (7.18%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.67%) Workflow
12 10 (5.13%) UML
13 9 (4.62%) SOA
13 9 (4.62%) B2C
13 9 (4.62%) BDD
13 9 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.10%) Project Management
14 8 (4.10%) ITIL
14 8 (4.10%) User Stories
15 7 (3.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (49.74%) Java
2 29 (14.87%) Groovy
3 14 (7.18%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.62%) SQL
5 8 (4.10%) Python
5 8 (4.10%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.10%) Jython
5 8 (4.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (2.56%) ISEB
2 3 (1.54%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.03%) Degree
4 1 (0.51%) PMP
4 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.56%) CA SiteMinder
1 5 (2.56%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.51%) Cacti
Vendors
1 88 (45.13%) Oracle
2 56 (28.72%) Endeca
3 47 (24.10%) hybris
4 29 (14.87%) Perforce
5 27 (13.85%) IBM
6 15 (7.69%) Demandware
7 10 (5.13%) BEA
8 8 (4.10%) AppDynamics
9 7 (3.59%) Adobe
10 6 (3.08%) Citrix
10 6 (3.08%) Cisco
11 4 (2.05%) SAP
12 3 (1.54%) Retek
12 3 (1.54%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.54%) Venda
13 2 (1.03%) Intershop
14 1 (0.51%) Omniture
14 1 (0.51%) VMware
14 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
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