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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataSynapse over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DataSynapse
Rank 598 581 509
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -72
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 15 15 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.028% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.061% 0.063% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 63
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£600 £550 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24523 23898 23573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.72% 45.16% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14392 13365 12566
Average daily rate £390 £378 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1042 1249
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.88 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataSynapse within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

DataSynapse Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DataSynapse
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -5 15 £600 +9.09% 2
England -21 15 £600 +9.09% 2
City of London -6 4 £525 -12.50%

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse.

1 21 (67.74%) Oracle Coherence
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) Oracle
4 17 (54.84%) Windows
5 16 (51.61%) Linux
5 16 (51.61%) Banking
6 15 (48.39%) Finance
6 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
6 15 (48.39%) Java
7 13 (41.94%) SQL
8 12 (38.71%) Middleware
9 11 (35.48%) XML
9 11 (35.48%) C#
9 11 (35.48%) Sybase
9 11 (35.48%) Investment Banking
10 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
10 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
10 10 (32.26%) HTML
10 10 (32.26%) IBM
10 10 (32.26%) TIBCO
10 10 (32.26%) Rendezvous
11 9 (29.03%) VMware
11 9 (29.03%) SAN
11 9 (29.03%) NetApp
11 9 (29.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 9 (29.03%) EMC
11 9 (29.03%) Intel
11 9 (29.03%) LAN
11 9 (29.03%) WAN
11 9 (29.03%) HTTP

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (29.03%) IIS
2 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) LAN
1 9 (29.03%) WAN
1 9 (29.03%) HTTP
1 9 (29.03%) SAN
1 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
1 9 (29.03%) NAS
1 9 (29.03%) FCoE
1 9 (29.03%) Fibre Channel
1 9 (29.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Hadoop
3 8 (25.81%) HBase
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.45%) Infinispan
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.23%) Big Data
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) MSBuild
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (51.61%) Banking
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Investment Banking
4 8 (25.81%) Front Office
5 1 (3.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Architect
2 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (22.58%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Scala Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Build and Release Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Scala Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Build Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Development Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Middleware
2 11 (35.48%) XML
3 10 (32.26%) HTML
3 10 (32.26%) Rendezvous
4 9 (29.03%) XSLT
5 8 (25.81%) Ultra Messaging
6 6 (19.35%) WCF
7 4 (12.90%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) WPF
9 2 (6.45%) Akka
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
10 1 (3.23%) Spring
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.23%) jQuery
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (22.58%) Credit Risk
2 4 (12.90%) Derivative
2 4 (12.90%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.90%) Grid Computing
2 4 (12.90%) N-Tier
3 3 (9.68%) Market Risk
4 2 (6.45%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (6.45%) Equities
4 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Solaris
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
3 8 (25.81%) Benchmarking
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Functional Programming
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) OOD
7 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.23%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) C#
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 7 (22.58%) C++
6 5 (16.13%) Python
7 4 (12.90%) Scala
8 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) NFS
1 9 (29.03%) Xen
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
1 9 (29.03%) SRDF
1 9 (29.03%) KVM
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (12.90%) XenApp
3 4 (12.90%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Sybase
3 10 (32.26%) TIBCO
3 10 (32.26%) IBM
4 9 (29.03%) EMC
4 9 (29.03%) Intel
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco
4 9 (29.03%) VMware
4 9 (29.03%) NetApp
5 5 (16.13%) Solace
6 4 (12.90%) Perforce
6 4 (12.90%) Citrix
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