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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 632 648 610
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -38
Contract jobs citing CGI 20 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.043% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 20
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.93% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16442 16367 15767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.85% 28.28% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11381 11296 10285
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 296 173
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.17 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 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 6 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 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 20 £475 +5.55% 34
London +17 15 £475 -9.52% 8
South East +13 5 £356 -16.17% 12
Reading - 5 £356 - 1
Berkshire - 5 £356 - 1
City of London +16 4 £463 - 4

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 15 (46.88%) Perl
1 15 (46.88%) Unix
2 11 (34.38%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) Retail
3 10 (31.25%) Graphic Design
3 10 (31.25%) Photoshop
3 10 (31.25%) Adobe
3 10 (31.25%) User Experience
3 10 (31.25%) Wireframes
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle
4 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Python
5 8 (25.00%) C
5 8 (25.00%) C++
5 8 (25.00%) SSL
5 8 (25.00%) Go
5 8 (25.00%) Solaris
6 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
6 7 (21.88%) FastCGI
6 7 (21.88%) IBM
6 7 (21.88%) HP
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) HTTP
6 7 (21.88%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) Apache
7 6 (18.75%) AIX
7 6 (18.75%) OOP
7 6 (18.75%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) ClearCase

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 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Photoshop
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) SSL
2 7 (21.88%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) ICMP
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) DB2
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) JasperReports
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) ClearCase
1 6 (18.75%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) Ant
2 5 (15.63%) ClearQuest
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Designer
1 10 (31.25%) UX Designer
2 8 (25.00%) Digital Designer
2 8 (25.00%) Digital UX Designer
2 8 (25.00%) Junior
2 8 (25.00%) Junior Designer
2 8 (25.00%) Junior Digital Designer
2 8 (25.00%) Junior UX Designer
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Perl Developer
5 2 (6.25%) ClearCase Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Management Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Web Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Hosting Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) FastCGI
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) LAMP
3 5 (15.63%) Embperl
4 2 (6.25%) Memcached
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
5 1 (3.13%) Rendezvous
5 1 (3.13%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Graphic Design
1 10 (31.25%) User Experience
2 6 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Unix
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 8 (25.00%) Solaris
4 7 (21.88%) Windows
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
5 6 (18.75%) AIX
6 2 (6.25%) SUSE
6 2 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Wireframes
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) OO
3 6 (18.75%) OOP
3 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.13%) DevOps
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Perl
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) C
4 8 (25.00%) C++
4 8 (25.00%) Go
5 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) Korn
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) NFS
1 2 (6.25%) Squid
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Adobe
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) HP
3 7 (21.88%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) BT
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Sonatype
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.13%) Toshiba