The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Atomikos 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 Atomikos over the 3 months to 28 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 Atomikos.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atomikos
Rank 598 580 570
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Contract jobs citing Atomikos 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£215 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.73% -
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
25756 23945 24354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 46.26% 47.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15204 13647 12559
Average daily rate £385 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1263 1170 1383
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 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.96 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Atomikos
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Atomikos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Atomikos
Daily Rate Trend

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

Atomikos Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Atomikos
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Atomikos within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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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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
London +8 2 £215 -42.73% 3
England -51 2 £215 -42.73% 4
City of London - 1 £230 - 1
South East - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - - 1

Atomikos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Atomikos 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 Atomikos.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) GWT
2 4 (66.67%) Groovy
2 4 (66.67%) Guice
2 4 (66.67%) TestNG
2 4 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (66.67%) DbUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Mockito
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) XSL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) JMS
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE

Atomikos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Atomikos 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 Atomikos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) TestNG
2 4 (66.67%) DbUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Mockito
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) GWT
2 4 (66.67%) Guice
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (33.33%) JTA
3 2 (33.33%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Groovy
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Axway
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