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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Concordion
UK
Rank 580 620 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Contract jobs citing Concordion 28 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.015% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Median daily rate £500 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £383 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
7725 7562 7124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.01% 14.54% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5193 4992 4728
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 206 133
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +15.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.10 £25.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £53.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Concordion within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Concordion Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Concordion
Top 4 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +55 24 £651 +53.05% 1
London +45 24 £651 +53.05%
Glasgow - 3 £475 -
Scotland - 3 £475 -

Concordion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (96.88%) Cucumber
3 27 (84.38%) JBehave
4 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (68.75%) Selenium
5 22 (68.75%) Docker
6 21 (65.63%) Relational Database
6 21 (65.63%) Jenkins
6 21 (65.63%) MiFID
6 21 (65.63%) DB2
7 20 (62.50%) EMIR
7 20 (62.50%) Dodd-Frank
7 20 (62.50%) Microservices
8 18 (56.25%) Ant
8 18 (56.25%) SQL
8 18 (56.25%) Maven
8 18 (56.25%) Automated Testing
9 17 (53.13%) Banking
9 17 (53.13%) Scrum
10 16 (50.00%) Shell Script
10 16 (50.00%) JUnit
10 16 (50.00%) SOAP
10 16 (50.00%) Unix
10 16 (50.00%) JSON
10 16 (50.00%) Gradle
11 14 (43.75%) Domain-Driven Design
11 14 (43.75%) Spring
11 14 (43.75%) XML
11 14 (43.75%) OO
12 13 (40.63%) TDD

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 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) DB2
1 21 (65.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 31 (96.88%) Cucumber
2 27 (84.38%) JBehave
3 22 (68.75%) Selenium
4 21 (65.63%) Jenkins
5 18 (56.25%) Ant
5 18 (56.25%) Maven
6 16 (50.00%) Gradle
6 16 (50.00%) JUnit
7 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
7 13 (40.63%) Hudson
8 9 (28.13%) FitNesse
9 5 (15.63%) GitLab
9 5 (15.63%) JIRA
9 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
9 5 (15.63%) SonarQube
9 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
10 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (53.13%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Development Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) DB2 Developer
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) JSON
1 16 (50.00%) SOAP
2 14 (43.75%) Spring
2 14 (43.75%) XML
3 8 (25.00%) Guice
4 5 (15.63%) Web Services
5 3 (9.38%) Lambda Expressions
5 3 (9.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Derivative
1 1 (3.13%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Microservices
3 18 (56.25%) Automated Testing
4 17 (53.13%) Scrum
5 14 (43.75%) Domain-Driven Design
5 14 (43.75%) OO
6 13 (40.63%) DevOps
6 13 (40.63%) TDD
7 11 (34.38%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
9 9 (28.13%) Release Management
10 7 (21.88%) BDD
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (9.38%) Functional Programming
12 3 (9.38%) Kanban
12 3 (9.38%) OOD
12 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
13 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (15.63%) AspectJ
4 5 (15.63%) Groovy
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (65.63%) MiFID
2 20 (62.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 20 (62.50%) EMIR
3 3 (9.38%) SDET
4 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Perforce
2 5 (15.63%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase