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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 591 544 534
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -10
Contract jobs citing CGI 13 21 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.041% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.086% 0.15% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 29
Average daily rate
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£431 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £528 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £319 £400
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +15.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15100 14239 14923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.62% 27.86% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9730 9049 9104
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 291 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

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
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 28 July 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
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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 -15 13 £431 +18.96% 20
London +5 6 £450 -10.00% 3
East of England -24 6 £418 +28.46% 3
Cambridgeshire - 5 £410 - 3
Cambridge - 3 £475 - 2
City of London +10 2 £444 -19.31%
South East - - - - 6
South Wales - - - - 2
South West - - - - 5
Wales - - - - 2
Scotland - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Croydon - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 3
Leeds - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - -
Reading - - - - 2
Southampton - - - -
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - - 3

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (71.43%) UNIX
2 23 (65.71%) Perl
3 19 (54.29%) Linux
4 18 (51.43%) Java
4 18 (51.43%) Oracle
5 17 (48.57%) Finance
6 16 (45.71%) HTML
7 15 (42.86%) PHP
8 13 (37.14%) Sybase
8 13 (37.14%) XML
9 12 (34.29%) SQL
9 12 (34.29%) Ajax
10 11 (31.43%) Migration
10 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
10 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
11 10 (28.57%) Sun
11 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
11 10 (28.57%) WebLogic
11 10 (28.57%) MySQL
11 10 (28.57%) JSP
12 9 (25.71%) Solaris
12 9 (25.71%) Control-M
12 9 (25.71%) Web 2.0
12 9 (25.71%) Customer Engagement
12 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
13 8 (22.86%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
13 8 (22.86%) Atlassian
13 8 (22.86%) Subversion
13 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing

CGI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) CorelDRAW
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
1 1 (2.86%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) HTTP
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.43%) SSL
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
3 2 (5.71%) SPDY
3 2 (5.71%) LDAP
3 2 (5.71%) Intranet
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) Informix
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) DbUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Games
4 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.71%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Architect
2 8 (22.86%) Java Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) UNIX Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.43%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Perl Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.86%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) XML
3 12 (34.29%) Ajax
4 10 (28.57%) JSP
5 8 (22.86%) J2EE
5 8 (22.86%) J2SE
6 4 (11.43%) CSS
6 4 (11.43%) Web Services
6 4 (11.43%) FastCGI
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) Flash
8 2 (5.71%) JNDI
8 2 (5.71%) LAMP
8 2 (5.71%) Servlets
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.71%) .NET
8 2 (5.71%) REST
8 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
8 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (5.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Web 2.0
2 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.43%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) GIS
4 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.86%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) UNIX
2 19 (54.29%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) Solaris
4 8 (22.86%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Customer Engagement
3 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
3 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
3 8 (22.86%) UML
3 8 (22.86%) OO
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (11.43%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) OOP
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Refactoring
7 2 (5.71%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Perl
2 18 (51.43%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) PHP
4 12 (34.29%) SQL
5 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
5 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.43%) C
7 2 (5.71%) C#
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby
8 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) IIBA
4 1 (2.86%) CBAP
4 1 (2.86%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Control-M
2 1 (2.86%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) Sybase
3 10 (28.57%) Sun
4 8 (22.86%) Atlassian
5 4 (11.43%) JBoss
5 4 (11.43%) BMC
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.71%) F5
8 1 (2.86%) Misys
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Remedy
8 1 (2.86%) McAfee
8 1 (2.86%) Sophos
8 1 (2.86%) Websense
8 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago