The table below looks at the statistics for Dollar Universe skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dollar Universe over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automic Dollar Universe
UK
Rank 574 - 614
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dollar Universe 20 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% - 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% - 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 - -
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4522 4629 4531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.97% 8.90% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3024 2916 2680
Median daily rate £470 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 138 147
Median hourly rate £29.50 £35.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +64.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

Dollar Universe
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Dollar Universe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Dollar Universe Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dollar Universe
Daily Rate Trend

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

Dollar Universe Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dollar Universe
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dollar Universe within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Dollar Universe Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dollar Universe
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dollar Universe within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 - 20 £475 - 7
Tyne and Wear - 13 £475 - 4
North East - 13 £475 - 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 13 £475 - 4
London - 7 £500 - 1
City of London - 1 £475 - 1

Dollar Universe
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dollar Universe 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 Dollar Universe.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (96.30%) Windows
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (74.07%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (74.07%) Oracle
3 20 (74.07%) WebLogic
3 20 (74.07%) BusinessObjects
3 20 (74.07%) TIBCO
3 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
3 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
3 20 (74.07%) Ansible
3 20 (74.07%) DevOps
3 20 (74.07%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
4 19 (70.37%) Red Hat
4 19 (70.37%) Unix
4 19 (70.37%) PowerShell
4 19 (70.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 17 (62.96%) Software Packaging
6 17 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
9 14 (51.85%) Change Control
9 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
10 13 (48.15%) Atlassian
10 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (48.15%) JIRA
10 13 (48.15%) Open Source
10 13 (48.15%) Confluence

Dollar Universe
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 20 (74.07%) WebLogic
2 13 (48.15%) Confluence
3 7 (25.93%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (44.44%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Git (software)
1 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
1 20 (74.07%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (48.15%) JIRA
3 12 (44.44%) GitLab
General
1 7 (25.93%) Banking
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Azure DevOps
2 6 (22.22%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Unix Server Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (96.30%) Windows
3 19 (70.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (70.37%) Unix
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) DevOps
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Change Control
3 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
4 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (48.15%) Open Source
5 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (74.07%) Ansible
2 7 (25.93%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
1 20 (74.07%) TIBCO
2 19 (70.37%) Red Hat
3 13 (48.15%) Atlassian
4 8 (29.63%) HP
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
North West
Rullion
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
North East
Rullion
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £560 per day £Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Rullion
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago