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 3 June 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 Atomikos.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atomikos
Rank - 576 549
Contract jobs citing Atomikos 0 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.054% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £469 -
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
24483 23959 21868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.98% 45.00% 46.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14290 13566 11614
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1101 1062 1184
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) JPA
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) JTA
2 6 (85.71%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) Axway
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Mule
2 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSL
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
3 5 (71.43%) XML Messaging
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) Static Code Analysis

Atomikos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
1 6 (85.71%) Mule
2 1 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Maven
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) DbUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Mockito
3 1 (14.29%) TestNG
General
1 1 (14.29%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 6 (85.71%) JTA
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) JPA
2 6 (85.71%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSL
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
3 5 (71.43%) XML Messaging
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Guice
4 1 (14.29%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Axway