The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 565 529 576
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +47
Contract jobs citing CGI 22 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.031% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.12% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £312 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £327 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -81 19 £450 +38.46% 6
City of London -11 3 £450 -
London -23 3 £450 +38.46%
East of England -26 3 £475 +46.15% 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £475 - 2
Cambridge - 3 £475 - 2
Scotland -6 2 £400 +33.33%
South East -12 2 £175 - 4
Berkshire -8 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £375 -
South Wales - 1 £375 -
North West - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Bridgend - 1 £375 -
Leeds - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £175 - 2
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Watford - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 56 (82.35%) UNIX
2 53 (77.94%) Perl
3 35 (51.47%) Java
4 33 (48.53%) SQL
5 30 (44.12%) Oracle
5 30 (44.12%) Finance
6 26 (38.24%) Linux
7 23 (33.82%) Solaris
7 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (32.35%) Tomcat
9 20 (29.41%) Sybase
10 19 (27.94%) HTML
10 19 (27.94%) Subversion
11 18 (26.47%) XML
11 18 (26.47%) Sun
12 14 (20.59%) Apache
13 13 (19.12%) MySQL
14 12 (17.65%) PHP
14 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
15 11 (16.18%) Migration
15 11 (16.18%) J2EE
16 10 (14.71%) JSP
16 10 (14.71%) OO
16 10 (14.71%) Banking
16 10 (14.71%) Ajax
17 9 (13.24%) Web 2.0
17 9 (13.24%) Customer Engagement
17 9 (13.24%) Control-M
17 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
18 7 (10.29%) TDD

CGI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (32.35%) Tomcat
2 14 (20.59%) Apache
3 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.47%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) CSG Singleview
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.47%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.47%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) HTTP
2 5 (7.35%) Intranet
3 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.94%) LDAP
4 2 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (1.47%) DNS
5 1 (1.47%) SSL
5 1 (1.47%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) MySQL
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) Informix
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.47%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.94%) Subversion
2 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.47%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Advertising
5 4 (5.88%) Billing
5 4 (5.88%) Games
6 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.29%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Java Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Perl Developer
5 5 (7.35%) UNIX Developer
6 4 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Java Programmer
6 4 (5.88%) Programmer
7 3 (4.41%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Perl Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Lead Programmer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) HTML
2 18 (26.47%) XML
3 11 (16.18%) J2EE
4 10 (14.71%) JSP
4 10 (14.71%) Ajax
5 5 (7.35%) SOAP
5 5 (7.35%) J2SE
5 5 (7.35%) REST
6 4 (5.88%) CSS
7 3 (4.41%) Web Services
8 2 (2.94%) Velocity
8 2 (2.94%) JNDI
8 2 (2.94%) Servlets
9 1 (1.47%) Flash
9 1 (1.47%) SAML
9 1 (1.47%) SVG
9 1 (1.47%) XSL
9 1 (1.47%) XSLT
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Web 2.0
2 5 (7.35%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) GIS
5 2 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 56 (82.35%) UNIX
2 26 (38.24%) Linux
3 23 (33.82%) Solaris
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows
6 1 (1.47%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.47%) MVS
6 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.18%) Migration
3 10 (14.71%) OO
4 9 (13.24%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (10.29%) TDD
6 6 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Scrum
7 5 (7.35%) UML
7 5 (7.35%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (7.35%) Multithreading
8 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 4 (5.88%) SOA
8 4 (5.88%) Project Management
9 3 (4.41%) Workflow
9 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (4.41%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (77.94%) Perl
2 35 (51.47%) Java
3 33 (48.53%) SQL
4 12 (17.65%) PHP
4 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.41%) C
7 2 (2.94%) Korn
7 2 (2.94%) VB
7 2 (2.94%) AWK
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.47%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (1.47%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Control-M
2 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.47%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.47%) WSUS
2 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Oracle
2 20 (29.41%) Sybase
3 18 (26.47%) Sun
4 7 (10.29%) JBoss
5 6 (8.82%) Atlassian
6 4 (5.88%) BMC
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.94%) SAP
8 2 (2.94%) Remedy
9 1 (1.47%) webMethods
9 1 (1.47%) Symantec
9 1 (1.47%) McAfee
9 1 (1.47%) Sophos
9 1 (1.47%) Websense
9 1 (1.47%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.47%) VMware
9 1 (1.47%) HP
9 1 (1.47%) Software AG
9 1 (1.47%) IBM
9 1 (1.47%) F5
Cambridge
Hudson - London
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago