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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 561 578 527
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -51
Contract jobs citing CGI 36 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.039% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£488 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £315 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £483 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.50

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
14917 14887 12863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.80% 27.33% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9662 9655 8037
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
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 186 219 349
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.05 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 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 25 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 27 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 35 £491 +9.16% 36
London +1 16 £488 +8.33% 18
West Midlands -14 9 £495 +10.00% 1
Shropshire - 8 £498 -
Telford - 7 £495 -
South East -16 5 £500 +185.71% 12
City of London +9 4 £450 - 8
East of England +14 3 £328 -32.82%
East Midlands - 2 £488 -
Aylesbury - 2 £410 -
Brentwood - 2 £326 -
Chesterfield - 2 £488 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £410 -
Derbyshire - 2 £488 -
Essex - 2 £326 -
Scotland +3 1 £390 -2.50% 5
Edinburgh -8 1 £390 -2.50% 3
Hampshire -9 1 £500 +185.71% 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £388 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £500 - 4
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Watford - 1 £388 -
Surrey - 1 £500 - 4
West Sussex - 1 - -

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) UNIX
3 19 (35.19%) Perl
3 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
4 17 (31.48%) Oracle
4 17 (31.48%) Banking
4 17 (31.48%) Relational Database
5 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 16 (29.63%) Linux
6 15 (27.78%) Firewall
6 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 15 (27.78%) ITIL
7 14 (25.93%) XML
7 14 (25.93%) Internet
8 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
9 12 (22.22%) Degree
9 12 (22.22%) Python
9 12 (22.22%) Java
9 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 11 (20.37%) SSL
10 11 (20.37%) Korn
11 10 (18.52%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (18.52%) Ruby
11 10 (18.52%) FIX Protocol
11 10 (18.52%) MySQL
11 10 (18.52%) Windows
12 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 9 (16.67%) Finance
12 9 (16.67%) Service Management
12 9 (16.67%) Shell Script

CGI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (7.41%) Apache
1 4 (7.41%) Lync
2 3 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Firewall
2 14 (25.93%) Internet
3 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 11 (20.37%) SSL
5 6 (11.11%) WAN
5 6 (11.11%) Wireless
6 5 (9.26%) SAN
7 4 (7.41%) LAN
7 4 (7.41%) VoIP
7 4 (7.41%) HTTP
7 4 (7.41%) Ethereal
7 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
7 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.56%) DNS
8 3 (5.56%) DHCP
9 2 (3.70%) FTP
9 2 (3.70%) Intranet
9 2 (3.70%) IPv4
9 2 (3.70%) IPv6
9 2 (3.70%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) Relational Database
2 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (18.52%) MySQL
4 9 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.41%) PowerCenter
6 3 (5.56%) Sybase ASE
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) Big Data
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.85%) OLAP
8 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Selenium
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.70%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.70%) JMeter
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Trac
3 1 (1.85%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) Redmine
General
1 17 (31.48%) Banking
2 9 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (14.81%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.56%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (3.70%) Front Office
7 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) DBA
4 10 (18.52%) Applications Support
5 9 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Equity Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.41%) Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Perl Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (3.70%) Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Architect
10 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) XML
2 10 (18.52%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (18.52%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (7.41%) HTML
4 3 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) CSS
5 2 (3.70%) XHTML
5 2 (3.70%) LAMP
5 2 (3.70%) Ajax
5 2 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (3.70%) FastCGI
6 1 (1.85%) Catalyst
6 1 (1.85%) Moose
6 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.67%) Open Source
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.56%) NHS
5 2 (3.70%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.85%) Derivative
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) UNIX
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 10 (18.52%) Windows
4 8 (14.81%) SUSE
5 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
7 1 (1.85%) Solaris
7 1 (1.85%) Fedora
7 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Service Management
3 8 (14.81%) Web Development
3 8 (14.81%) DevOps
4 7 (12.96%) Analytics
4 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.26%) Low Latency
6 4 (7.41%) Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) OO
6 4 (7.41%) ETL
6 4 (7.41%) Use Case
6 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Test Management
7 3 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.56%) TDD
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) Perl
3 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) Java
4 12 (22.22%) Python
5 11 (20.37%) Korn
6 10 (18.52%) Ruby
7 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.56%) C++
8 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.70%) PHP
9 2 (3.70%) C
9 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) VB
10 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) IIBA
6 1 (1.85%) CBAP
6 1 (1.85%) MBA
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.70%) Data Guard
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle
3 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.41%) McAfee
5 4 (7.41%) Mitel
5 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
5 4 (7.41%) Fortinet
5 4 (7.41%) Sybase
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 4 (7.41%) Informatica
5 4 (7.41%) F5
6 3 (5.56%) Misys
6 3 (5.56%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.70%) Coverity
7 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) SAP
7 2 (3.70%) Brocade
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Rate: £32,000 - £37,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago