The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Compuware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Compuware over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Compuware Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compuware
Rank 587 565 545
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Contract jobs citing Compuware 8 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.032% 0.071% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 11
Average daily rate
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£420 £525 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £525 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £675 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25051 23888 23758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 46.29% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14924 13568 12329
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1118 1406
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.41 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Compuware
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Compuware within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Compuware Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Compuware
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Compuware within the UK.

Compuware Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Compuware
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Compuware within the UK.

Compuware Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Compuware
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compuware within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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 -36 8 £420 -20.00%
London +9 2 £420 -37.77%
South East -21 1 - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Staines - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -

Compuware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Compuware 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 Compuware.

1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) HPUX
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
3 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Documentum
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (44.44%) BODI
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Time Management
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 4 (44.44%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

Compuware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Compuware 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 Compuware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) Documentum
2 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) BODI
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Mockito
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Introscope
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Tester
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) PowerMock
2 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) JAX-RPC
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) WSDL
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) JDBC
2 1 (11.11%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Video on Demand
2 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) HPUX
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) CAFM
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) OPNET
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) Perforce
5 1 (11.11%) IBM