The table below looks at the statistics for Captiva skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Captiva over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Captiva
Rank 589 598 573
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs citing Captiva 30 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.033% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 2
Average daily rate £513 £438 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +39.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £438 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £438 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 - -
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9427 9135 8717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 18.03% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6123 5679 5159
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 313 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Captiva
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Captiva Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Captiva
Daily Rate Trend

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

Captiva Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Captiva
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Captiva within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Captiva Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Captiva
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Captiva within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +26 29 £513 +17.14% 1
West Midlands - 18 £513 - 1
London +1 10 £450 +2.85%
Birmingham - 5 - -
Shropshire - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £500 -
Scotland - 1 £500 -
South East - 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Captiva
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Captiva 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 Captiva.

1 28 (90.32%) Java
1 28 (90.32%) Documentum
2 27 (87.10%) Unix
2 27 (87.10%) JBoss
2 27 (87.10%) WebLogic
3 23 (74.19%) Windows
4 22 (70.97%) Linux
4 22 (70.97%) EMC
5 20 (64.52%) Tomcat
5 20 (64.52%) Oracle
6 18 (58.06%) VMware
6 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (58.06%) Pega
7 16 (51.61%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) SAP
9 9 (29.03%) BEA
9 9 (29.03%) WDK
9 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
9 9 (29.03%) Subversion
9 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
9 9 (29.03%) J2EE
9 9 (29.03%) Solaris
9 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
9 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
9 9 (29.03%) Confluence
9 9 (29.03%) JIRA
9 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
10 8 (25.81%) REST
10 8 (25.81%) .NET
11 7 (22.58%) Finance

Captiva
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Captiva 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 Captiva. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (90.32%) Documentum
2 27 (87.10%) JBoss
2 27 (87.10%) WebLogic
3 20 (64.52%) Tomcat
4 9 (29.03%) Confluence
4 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) JIRA
1 9 (29.03%) Subversion
2 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Documentum Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Documentum Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Documentum Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Documentum Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Documentum Support
7 1 (3.23%) Documentum Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) IT Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Unix Architect
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) J2EE
1 9 (29.03%) WDK
2 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) EJB
3 1 (3.23%) JPA
3 1 (3.23%) JSP
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Unix
2 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 22 (70.97%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Waterfall
3 7 (22.58%) Content Management
4 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.90%) OO
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.90%) RUP
5 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Case Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) Information Management
6 3 (9.68%) Master Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) PL/SQL
3 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
3 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB6
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) EMC
2 20 (64.52%) Oracle
3 18 (58.06%) Pega
3 18 (58.06%) VMware
4 10 (32.26%) SAP
5 9 (29.03%) BEA
6 4 (12.90%) webMethods
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) Kofax
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft