The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA)
Rank - 573 582
Contract jobs citing CORBA 0 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.013% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 15
Average daily rate
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- £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £383
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 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
15354 15116 15598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.42% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9755 9715 9580
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 253 370
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.65 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 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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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
Glasgow - - - -
London - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
South East - - - -
England - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -

CORBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Netcool
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) NNTP
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) SUSE
4 1 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Xerces
4 1 (25.00%) Xalan
4 1 (25.00%) Nessus
4 1 (25.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (25.00%) Snort

CORBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) TorqueBox
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) NNTP
2 2 (50.00%) TACACS
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) KDB
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Xerces
2 1 (25.00%) Xalan
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) wxWidgets
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) SUSE
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) OpenSolaris
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Lisp
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) C-shell
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) qmail
1 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (25.00%) OpenSSH
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Tripwire
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Akamai
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM