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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 594 587 551
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -36
Contract jobs citing CGI 17 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.024% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.085% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £431 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £480 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.66 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.00

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
15641 15215 14405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 27.83% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10526 9806 9151
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 221 296
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 July 2015.

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 15 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 29 July 2015. 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 -8 17 £400 -7.24% 51
London +7 7 £280 -37.77% 21
South East - 7 £450 - 14
Leatherhead - 4 £400 - 8
Surrey - 4 £400 - 9
Hook - 3 £515 -
Hampshire - 3 £515 - 1
South West - 2 £293 - 6
City of London +3 1 - - 14
Salford - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £375 - 2
Manchester - 1 - - 2
Bristol - 1 £210 - 4
Gloucestershire - 1 £375 - 2
North West - 1 - - 2

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) Oracle
3 17 (32.08%) XML
4 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
4 16 (30.19%) Perl
4 16 (30.19%) Linux
5 15 (28.30%) Java
5 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
6 14 (26.42%) MySQL
6 14 (26.42%) Internet
7 13 (24.53%) UNIX
7 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
8 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
8 12 (22.64%) Windows
9 11 (20.75%) SSL
9 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
9 11 (20.75%) Firewall
9 11 (20.75%) Ruby
9 11 (20.75%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (20.75%) Relational Database
10 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
10 10 (18.87%) Degree
11 9 (16.98%) Web Development
11 9 (16.98%) Banking
11 9 (16.98%) Open Source
11 9 (16.98%) DevOps
11 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
12 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
12 8 (15.09%) HP
12 8 (15.09%) SUSE

CGI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (9.43%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Lync
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Loan IQ
1 2 (3.77%) ACBS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
1 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Internet
2 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
3 11 (20.75%) SSL
3 11 (20.75%) Firewall
4 5 (9.43%) HTTP
5 3 (5.66%) DNS
5 3 (5.66%) DHCP
6 2 (3.77%) FTP
6 2 (3.77%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) IPv4
6 2 (3.77%) IPv6
6 2 (3.77%) SAN
6 2 (3.77%) Intranet
6 2 (3.77%) 802.11
6 2 (3.77%) Wireless
7 1 (1.89%) UPnP
7 1 (1.89%) 4G
7 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.89%) DSL
7 1 (1.89%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.42%) MySQL
3 11 (20.75%) Relational Database
4 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.55%) PowerCenter
6 3 (5.66%) Sybase ASE
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.77%) Big Data
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.89%) OLAP
8 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.89%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) StarTeam
3 3 (5.66%) MSI
4 2 (3.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.77%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.77%) ClearQuest
4 2 (3.77%) Trac
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) Redmine
General
1 9 (16.98%) Banking
2 7 (13.21%) Finance
3 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) DBA
3 8 (15.09%) Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.55%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.55%) Perl Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) XML
2 11 (20.75%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (15.09%) HTML
4 4 (7.55%) .NET
5 3 (5.66%) Ajax
5 3 (5.66%) XHTML
5 3 (5.66%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (3.77%) FastCGI
6 2 (3.77%) 802.1X
6 2 (3.77%) LAMP
6 2 (3.77%) Flash
6 2 (3.77%) CSS
6 2 (3.77%) SOAP
6 2 (3.77%) Web Services
7 1 (1.89%) Servlets
7 1 (1.89%) J2EE
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.89%) Java EE
7 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.66%) PKI
3 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.77%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) UNIX
3 12 (22.64%) Windows
4 8 (15.09%) SUSE
5 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (3.77%) AIX
7 1 (1.89%) Solaris
7 1 (1.89%) Fedora
7 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
2 9 (16.98%) Web Development
2 9 (16.98%) Open Source
2 9 (16.98%) DevOps
3 8 (15.09%) Analytics
4 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.43%) Migration
5 5 (9.43%) OO
6 4 (7.55%) ITIL
6 4 (7.55%) ETL
6 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Test Management
7 3 (5.66%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.66%) SDLC
7 3 (5.66%) Use Case
7 3 (5.66%) TDD
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.66%) Service Management
8 2 (3.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 16 (30.19%) Perl
3 15 (28.30%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) Ruby
5 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.32%) Python
7 5 (9.43%) C
7 5 (9.43%) C++
8 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.55%) Korn
9 3 (5.66%) PHP
10 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.89%) VBScript
11 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.77%) ISEB
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.89%) MBA
7 1 (1.89%) IIBA
7 1 (1.89%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
4 8 (15.09%) HP
5 4 (7.55%) Informatica
6 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.66%) Sybase
6 3 (5.66%) VMware
7 2 (3.77%) Capita
7 2 (3.77%) BT
7 2 (3.77%) SAP
7 2 (3.77%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) Adobe
7 2 (3.77%) Misys
7 2 (3.77%) Coverity
7 2 (3.77%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.77%) Brocade
8 1 (1.89%) Nintex
8 1 (1.89%) Avaya
8 1 (1.89%) OpenText
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