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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
Rank 628 635 603
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Contract jobs citing CGI 10 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.026% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.063% 0.089% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 19
Median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-53.33% +20.00%
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
15783 15743 15287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.01% 28.78% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10919 10965 10441
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 258 168
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £19.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 6 December 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 8 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 6 December 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 +3 7 £450 - 33
London -3 6 £463 -31.48% 3
Edinburgh +23 3 £178 -66.19% 8
Scotland +8 3 £178 -66.19% 11
City of London - 2 £395 -
Hampshire +17 1 £438 +25.00%
South East +11 1 £438 -2.77% 22
Winchester - 1 £438 -

CGI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 18 (60.00%) Perl
1 18 (60.00%) Unix
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) C
3 12 (40.00%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 12 (40.00%) Python
3 12 (40.00%) Go
4 10 (33.33%) FastCGI
4 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 10 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 10 (33.33%) HTTP
4 10 (33.33%) OOP
4 10 (33.33%) OO
4 10 (33.33%) Apache
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 10 (33.33%) SSL
4 10 (33.33%) Solaris
5 9 (30.00%) LAMP
6 8 (26.67%) Embperl
7 7 (23.33%) HTML
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL
8 6 (20.00%) DB2
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) AIX
8 6 (20.00%) ClearCase
8 6 (20.00%) Change Management
8 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (20.00%) IBM
8 6 (20.00%) HP

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 10 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
1 5 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) HTTP
1 10 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) ICMP
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) DB2
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 5 (16.67%) Ant
2 5 (16.67%) ClearQuest
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Maven
2 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Digital Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Digital UX Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Junior
2 5 (16.67%) Junior Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Junior Digital Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Junior UX Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Perl Developer
2 5 (16.67%) UX Designer
3 3 (10.00%) Web Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Web Hosting Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) ClearCase Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Management Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) FastCGI
2 9 (30.00%) LAMP
3 8 (26.67%) Embperl
4 7 (23.33%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) Memcached
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (3.33%) CSS
7 1 (3.33%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) HTML5
7 1 (3.33%) Java EE
7 1 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (16.67%) Graphic Design
2 5 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Unix
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) Solaris
4 6 (20.00%) AIX
4 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (13.33%) SUSE
5 4 (13.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) OO
1 10 (33.33%) OOP
1 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Change Management
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) SDLC
3 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 3 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Perl
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) C
3 12 (40.00%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) Go
3 12 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CCSA
2 1 (3.33%) CCSE
2 1 (3.33%) CCSP
2 1 (3.33%) CEH
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) NFS
1 4 (13.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) IBM
3 5 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto