The table below looks at the statistics for CGI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CGI over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
UK
Rank 582 614 599
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -15
Contract jobs citing CGI 13 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.027% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.092% 0.094% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 10
Median daily rate £425 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £388 £460
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median 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
14134 14852 14129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.15% 28.54% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9839 10231 9344
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 249 192
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

CGI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CGI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CGI within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 12 £406 -7.14% 28
South East +21 6 £463 +19.35% 13
London +15 6 £388 -42.59% 5
Berkshire +22 3 £500 +17.64% 2
Reading +19 3 £500 +17.64% 1
Hampshire +8 3 £425 +13.33%
Winchester - 2 £425 -
Hayes - 2 £388 -
Scotland +24 1 £475 - 6
Edinburgh +21 1 £475 - 6
Southampton +6 1 £375 -
City of London - 1 - -

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CGI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CGI.

1 17 (53.13%) Unix
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) Perl
4 13 (40.63%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) Python
6 10 (31.25%) HTTP
6 10 (31.25%) C++
7 9 (28.13%) OOP
8 8 (25.00%) C
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle
8 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (25.00%) Go
9 7 (21.88%) FastCGI
9 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Solaris
9 7 (21.88%) OO
9 7 (21.88%) Apache
9 7 (21.88%) Client/Server
9 7 (21.88%) SSL
10 6 (18.75%) MySQL
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) LAMP
10 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (15.63%) Subversion
11 5 (15.63%) HTML
11 5 (15.63%) Embperl
12 4 (12.50%) SDLC
12 4 (12.50%) Windows Server

CGI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) JBoss
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) HTTP
2 7 (21.88%) SSL
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) ICMP
3 3 (9.38%) SSH
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) Intranet
5 1 (3.13%) BGP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.13%) IPsec
5 1 (3.13%) MPLS
5 1 (3.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) Ant
3 4 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 4 (12.50%) ClearQuest
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) JProfiler
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Perl Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Open Source Developer
4 2 (6.25%) ClearCase Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.25%) Management Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Software Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Web Hosting Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.13%) ClearCase Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) FastCGI
2 6 (18.75%) LAMP
3 5 (15.63%) Embperl
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (9.38%) Catalyst
5 3 (9.38%) DBIx::Class
5 3 (9.38%) Memcached
5 3 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) Java EE
6 1 (3.13%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.38%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (9.38%) Smart Meter
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Unix
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Solaris
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.50%) AIX
5 4 (12.50%) Windows
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.38%) CentOS
6 3 (9.38%) Debian
6 3 (9.38%) SUSE
6 3 (9.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) OOP
2 7 (21.88%) OO
2 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) SDLC
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source Development
5 3 (9.38%) Prototyping
5 3 (9.38%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.25%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.25%) Refactoring
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) Perl
3 11 (34.38%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) C++
5 8 (25.00%) C
5 8 (25.00%) Go
6 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.38%) C#
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) RHCE
4 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) CCSA
4 1 (3.13%) CCSE
4 1 (3.13%) CCSP
4 1 (3.13%) CEH
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CISM
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) NFS
1 3 (9.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) SELinux
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (3.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) HP
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Arqiva
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) Splunk
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
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