The table below looks at the statistics for Concordion skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Concordion over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Concordion
Rank 633 - 626
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Concordion 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% - 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.097% - 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 - £350
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8256 7346 6940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.81% 12.95% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 4704 4438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 147 137
Median hourly rate £42.27 £37.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.24% -3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.19 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -3.79%

Concordion
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Concordion as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Concordion Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Concordion
Daily Rate Trend

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

Concordion Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Concordion
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Concordion within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Wales - 6 £383 -
Cardiff - 4 £365 -
South Wales - 4 £365 -
England - 2 £400 -
London - 1 £400 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Concordion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Concordion 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 Concordion.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Automated Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) XML
3 8 (61.54%) Unix
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) Perl
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) OO
4 7 (53.85%) Apache
4 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) Middleware
4 7 (53.85%) ANSI SQL
5 6 (46.15%) FitNesse
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
6 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
6 5 (38.46%) Selenium
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) Banking
9 2 (15.38%) Internet
9 2 (15.38%) Ajax
9 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (15.38%) CSS
9 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
9 2 (15.38%) BDD
9 2 (15.38%) Open Source

Concordion
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 7 (53.85%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) FitNesse
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) TeamCity
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.69%) CasperJS
4 1 (7.69%) JBehave
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Perl Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Perl Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
3 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) Behat
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Kafka
5 1 (7.69%) Mojolicious
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Automated Testing
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) API Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Separation of Concerns
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) ANSI SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Go
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian