The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataSynapse products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataSynapse over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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 DataSynapse Inc.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataSynapse
Rank 633 611 591
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 15 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.029% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.066% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 17
Median daily rate £575 £613 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £575 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £625 £624
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23973 24332 23498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.60% 44.84% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14778 14069 13321
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 789 1123 1038
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DataSynapse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

DataSynapse Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Trend

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

DataSynapse Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

DataSynapse Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DataSynapse
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England -11 14 £575 -6.12% 2
London -12 12 £613 - 2
City of London +39 5 £613 -2.00% 1
Sheffield - 2 £525 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £525 -
Yorkshire - 2 £525 -
Stirling - 1 £500 -
Scotland - 1 £500 -

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse.

1 56 (80.00%) Java
2 50 (71.43%) Oracle
3 38 (54.29%) TIBCO
4 37 (52.86%) Grid Computing
5 36 (51.43%) Banking
6 35 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
7 31 (44.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 30 (42.86%) C#
9 27 (38.57%) Derivative
9 27 (38.57%) TDD
10 25 (35.71%) SQL Server
11 23 (32.86%) Front Office
11 23 (32.86%) Finance
12 21 (30.00%) Pair Programming
12 21 (30.00%) SQL
13 20 (28.57%) Sybase
14 18 (25.71%) Investment Banking
15 17 (24.29%) Spring
15 17 (24.29%) DevOps
16 16 (22.86%) Hadoop
16 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (21.43%) XML
17 15 (21.43%) Windows
17 15 (21.43%) Linux
17 15 (21.43%) Apache
17 15 (21.43%) HTTP
17 15 (21.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 15 (21.43%) Splunk
18 14 (20.00%) Configuration Management
19 13 (18.57%) Middleware

DataSynapse
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 35 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 15 (21.43%) Apache
2 15 (21.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 12 (17.14%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (17.14%) WebSphere
4 10 (14.29%) IIS
4 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.43%) GemFire
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.43%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) HTTP
2 13 (18.57%) NAS
2 13 (18.57%) SAN
3 11 (15.71%) FCoE
3 11 (15.71%) Fibre Channel
3 11 (15.71%) iSCSI
3 11 (15.71%) LAN
3 11 (15.71%) Multicast
3 11 (15.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.86%) Hadoop
3 10 (14.29%) HBase
4 6 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (8.57%) Big Data
4 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.57%) Spotfire
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) ClearCase
1 6 (8.57%) ClearQuest
1 6 (8.57%) JIRA
1 6 (8.57%) Subversion
General
1 36 (51.43%) Banking
2 23 (32.86%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Front Office
3 18 (25.71%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.14%) International Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Developer
2 25 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Grid Engineer
4 11 (15.71%) Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Database Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 9 (12.86%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Cassandra Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Database Programmer
8 6 (8.57%) MongoDB Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Programmer
8 6 (8.57%) Sybase Developer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark Developer
11 2 (2.86%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.86%) IT Manager
11 2 (2.86%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.29%) Spring
2 15 (21.43%) XML
3 13 (18.57%) Middleware
4 11 (15.71%) Rendezvous
5 10 (14.29%) ELK Stack
5 10 (14.29%) HTML
6 9 (12.86%) XSLT
7 8 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (10.00%) .NET
9 6 (8.57%) Kafka
9 6 (8.57%) REST
9 6 (8.57%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (8.57%) Ultra Messaging
10 5 (7.14%) RESTful
10 5 (7.14%) Web Services
10 5 (7.14%) XSD
11 2 (2.86%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.86%) WCF
11 2 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (52.86%) Grid Computing
2 31 (44.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (38.57%) Derivative
4 12 (17.14%) Visualisation
5 11 (15.71%) Fixed Income
6 8 (11.43%) Equities
6 8 (11.43%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (7.14%) N-Tier
9 2 (2.86%) CMDB
9 2 (2.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Linux
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 13 (18.57%) Solaris
3 10 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) AIX
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.43%) SUSE
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) TDD
2 21 (30.00%) Pair Programming
3 17 (24.29%) DevOps
4 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (17.14%) Data Analysis
7 11 (15.71%) Benchmarking
7 11 (15.71%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (11.43%) Analytics
9 7 (10.00%) SOA
10 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.57%) Issue Tracking
10 6 (8.57%) Migration
10 6 (8.57%) Open Source
10 6 (8.57%) UML
10 6 (8.57%) Web Development
11 5 (7.14%) OO
11 5 (7.14%) Scrum
11 5 (7.14%) SDLC
12 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 56 (80.00%) Java
2 30 (42.86%) C#
3 21 (30.00%) SQL
4 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.43%) Perl
6 7 (10.00%) C++
7 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.71%) Python
9 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
1 11 (15.71%) KVM
1 11 (15.71%) NFS
1 11 (15.71%) SRDF
1 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (15.71%) Xen
2 10 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.86%) Platform Symphony
3 2 (2.86%) Samba
3 2 (2.86%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Kibana
1 10 (14.29%) logstash
1 10 (14.29%) Puppet
2 8 (11.43%) Ganglia
2 8 (11.43%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (2.86%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 50 (71.43%) Oracle
2 38 (54.29%) TIBCO
3 20 (28.57%) Sybase
4 15 (21.43%) Splunk
5 11 (15.71%) Cisco
5 11 (15.71%) EMC
5 11 (15.71%) IBM
5 11 (15.71%) Intel
5 11 (15.71%) NetApp
5 11 (15.71%) VMware
6 8 (11.43%) Reuters
7 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.86%) BMC
8 2 (2.86%) Calypso
8 2 (2.86%) Citrix
8 2 (2.86%) Solace
8 2 (2.86%) Veritas
9 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
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