The table below looks at the statistics for CGI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CGI over the 3 months to 31 March 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 554 564 536
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Contract jobs citing CGI 35 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.045% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £355 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £478 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14472 14509 12580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.34% 27.23% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9423 9255 7928
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 226 331
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.99 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

CGI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CGI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CGI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CGI
Daily Rate Trend

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

CGI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CGI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CGI within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

CGI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CGI
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CGI within the UK.

CGI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CGI
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CGI within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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 +8 34 £500 +23.07% 35
London +18 16 £550 - 15
West Midlands -8 9 £495 +10.00% 4
South East -24 6 £500 +185.71% 11
East Midlands - 2 £488 -
City of London +12 1 £450 - 10
East of England +8 1 £388 -6.06% 1
Hampshire -7 1 £500 +185.71% 1
Scotland -11 1 £390 -2.50% 3
Surrey - 1 £500 - 3
Hertfordshire - 1 £388 -
Watford - 1 £388 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 5
Leatherhead - 1 £500 - 3
Leicester - - - -
Reading - - - - 5
Southampton - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 3
Brentwood - - - - 1
Bridgend - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 3
Cheltenham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South Wales - - - - 1
South West - - - - 3

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CGI 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 CGI.

1 20 (42.55%) Perl
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.17%) UNIX
4 16 (34.04%) XML
4 16 (34.04%) Linux
5 15 (31.91%) ITIL
6 14 (29.79%) Firewall
6 14 (29.79%) Java
6 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
7 13 (27.66%) SSL
7 13 (27.66%) Oracle
7 13 (27.66%) Internet
7 13 (27.66%) Banking
7 13 (27.66%) Degree
8 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
8 12 (25.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (25.53%) Ruby
8 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
8 12 (25.53%) MySQL
9 11 (23.40%) Python
9 11 (23.40%) Korn
9 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
10 10 (21.28%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (21.28%) Windows
11 9 (19.15%) Service Management
11 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
11 9 (19.15%) Open Source
12 8 (17.02%) Finance
12 8 (17.02%) Investment Banking

CGI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CGI 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 CGI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) Lync
3 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Loan IQ
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
1 14 (29.79%) Firewall
2 13 (27.66%) Internet
2 13 (27.66%) SSL
3 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 4 (8.51%) LAN
3 4 (8.51%) VoIP
3 4 (8.51%) WAN
3 4 (8.51%) HTTP
3 4 (8.51%) Wireless
3 4 (8.51%) Ethereal
3 4 (8.51%) Wireshark
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.38%) DNS
5 2 (4.26%) Intranet
5 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MySQL
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) Relational Database
3 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.13%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Subversion
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.26%) JMeter
3 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.13%) StarTeam
General
1 13 (27.66%) Banking
2 8 (17.02%) Investment Banking
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Front Office
4 3 (6.38%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Applications Support
3 10 (21.28%) DBA
4 8 (17.02%) Support Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Administrator
5 6 (12.77%) Equity Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Perl Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Procurement Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) XML
2 12 (25.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (21.28%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (8.51%) FastCGI
5 3 (6.38%) Catalyst
5 3 (6.38%) .NET
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.26%) CSS
6 2 (4.26%) XHTML
6 2 (4.26%) LAMP
6 2 (4.26%) Ajax
6 2 (4.26%) HTML
6 2 (4.26%) Embperl
6 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (4.26%) REST
6 2 (4.26%) Java EE
7 1 (2.13%) Moose
7 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.15%) Open Source
3 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) SWIFT
4 3 (6.38%) NHS
5 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.13%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.13%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) UNIX
2 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 10 (21.28%) Windows
4 8 (17.02%) SUSE
5 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Fedora
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) AIX
6 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Service Management
3 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.89%) Analytics
4 6 (12.77%) OO
5 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.64%) Low Latency
6 4 (8.51%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) Use Case
6 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.26%) OOD
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.26%) OOP
8 2 (4.26%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Perl
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 12 (25.53%) Ruby
5 11 (23.40%) Korn
5 11 (23.40%) Python
6 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
7 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.51%) PHP
9 3 (6.38%) C++
10 2 (4.26%) VB
10 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.26%) C
11 1 (2.13%) C#
11 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) CCNP
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) IIBA
6 1 (2.13%) CBAP
6 1 (2.13%) MBA
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Samba
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.77%) F5
5 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.51%) McAfee
6 4 (8.51%) Mitel
6 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
6 4 (8.51%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco
7 3 (6.38%) Misys
8 2 (4.26%) HP
8 2 (4.26%) Coverity
8 2 (4.26%) SAP
9 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.13%) Nintex
9 1 (2.13%) Google
9 1 (2.13%) Brocade
9 1 (2.13%) Adobe
9 1 (2.13%) IBM
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