The first table below looks at the demand for CORBA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CORBA over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA)
Rank 581 551 577
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +26
Contract jobs citing CORBA 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.039% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate £310 £519 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.24% +48.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £273
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15092 12752 15272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 26.68% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9721 7959 9018
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 359 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

CORBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CORBA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

CORBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CORBA
Daily Rate Trend

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

CORBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CORBA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CORBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CORBA
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CORBA within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -32 7 £310 -40.24%
England -33 7 £310 -40.24%
City of London -10 1 - -
South West - - - -
Devon - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Exeter - - - -

CORBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CORBA 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 CORBA.

1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 5 (62.50%) LDAP
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) SMTP
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (50.00%) SNMP
4 4 (50.00%) EMC
4 4 (50.00%) NNTP
4 4 (50.00%) TACACS
4 4 (50.00%) Netcool
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Sybase
5 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XSL

CORBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CORBA 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 CORBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 4 (50.00%) NNTP
2 4 (50.00%) TACACS
2 4 (50.00%) SMTP
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (50.00%) SNMP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSL
3 1 (12.50%) J2SE
3 1 (12.50%) Java RMI
3 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
3 1 (12.50%) JavaBeans
3 1 (12.50%) Xerces
3 1 (12.50%) Xalan
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) GWT
3 1 (12.50%) wxWidgets
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) JDBC
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) SUSE
1 1 (12.50%) Debian
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) UML
1 1 (12.50%) OOP
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) RUP
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
1 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Lisp
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Korn
4 1 (12.50%) XPath
4 1 (12.50%) C-shell
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Brainbench
2 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) Snort
1 1 (12.50%) Squid
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) qmail
1 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (12.50%) OpenSSH
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (12.50%) Akamai