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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 609 590 549
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -41
Contract jobs citing CGI 19 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.037% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 22
Average daily rate £400 £550 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £393 £390
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
14624 13900 13032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.43% 26.94% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10168 9284 8197
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 268
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016.

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 17 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 8 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 -12 18 £400 -27.27% 66
London +6 10 £675 +22.72% 14
South East +3 5 £375 -18.47% 25
Ealing - 4 - -
Hertfordshire +9 2 - - 1
Hampshire +8 2 £363 - 1
Berkshire +5 2 £363 -21.19% 7
East of England +5 2 - - 1
Watford -1 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £475 - 16
South West - 2 £350 - 9
Surrey - 2 £475 - 16
Reading -8 1 £375 -18.47% 7
Southampton - 1 £375 -
Wiltshire - 1 £350 -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 8
Scotland - 1 - - 11

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (51.28%) Perl
2 15 (38.46%) Unix
3 13 (33.33%) PHP
3 13 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (33.33%) HTTP
4 12 (30.77%) Apache
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.77%) Subversion
5 11 (28.21%) Finance
5 11 (28.21%) Linux
5 11 (28.21%) Project Management
6 10 (25.64%) Oracle
7 9 (23.08%) Internet
7 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 9 (23.08%) JIRA
8 8 (20.51%) Degree
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.51%) XML
9 7 (17.95%) MySQL
9 7 (17.95%) Python
9 7 (17.95%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) Web Development
10 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
10 6 (15.38%) Java
11 5 (12.82%) CSS
11 5 (12.82%) XHTML
11 5 (12.82%) OO
11 5 (12.82%) CMS
11 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared

CGI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (30.77%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) HTTP
2 9 (23.08%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) Intranet
3 4 (10.26%) SSL
4 3 (7.69%) LAN
4 3 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) GIS
5 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.56%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Subversion
2 9 (23.08%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.56%) NuGet
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) Perl Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Communications Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Webmaster
6 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) XML
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) XHTML
4 4 (10.26%) FastCGI
4 4 (10.26%) LAMP
5 3 (7.69%) JNDI
5 3 (7.69%) Servlets
6 1 (2.56%) Dancer
6 1 (2.56%) Drools
6 1 (2.56%) Flash
6 1 (2.56%) Java EE
6 1 (2.56%) Moose
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.56%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Wiki
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) W3C
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) BBC
5 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.56%) Derivative
5 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.56%) DTV
5 1 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.56%) Interactive TV
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) PMI
5 1 (2.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Unix
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Project Management
3 7 (17.95%) Web Development
4 5 (12.82%) Content Management
4 5 (12.82%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (12.82%) OO
4 5 (12.82%) Open Source
5 4 (10.26%) Business Development
5 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.26%) Network Management
5 4 (10.26%) OOP
5 4 (10.26%) Presales
5 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.26%) Refactoring
5 4 (10.26%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Information Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Release Management
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Perl
2 13 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.95%) Python
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) Java
7 4 (10.26%) Ruby
8 3 (7.69%) Scala
9 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.56%) AWK
10 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.56%) C
10 1 (2.56%) C#
10 1 (2.56%) C++
10 1 (2.56%) Korn
10 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.56%) sed
10 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.69%) PMP
5 1 (2.56%) CAPM
5 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PgMP
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) FlexNet
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) Fortinet
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Sun
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) OpenText
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Rate: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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CGI
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago