The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Elastic Path 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 Elastic Path over the 3 months to 1 September 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 Elastic Path Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Elastic Path
Rank 611 615 587
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Contract jobs citing Elastic Path 14 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.004% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Average daily rate
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£475 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - -
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
26014 25842 24426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.82% 45.68% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15396 14442 13501
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1121 1109 1103
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.60 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

Elastic Path
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elastic Path within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Elastic Path Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elastic Path
Daily Rate Trend

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

Elastic Path Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elastic Path
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elastic Path within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Elastic Path Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elastic Path
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Path within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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
England 0 13 £475 - 1
South East -19 6 £475 -
Hampshire - 5 £475 -
London - 4 £450 - 1
East of England - 3 - -
Watford - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Berkshire - 1 £550 -
Hammersmith - 1 £345 -
Reading - 1 £550 -

Elastic Path
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elastic Path 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 Elastic Path.

1 18 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 10 (47.62%) Content Management
3 9 (42.86%) Subversion
3 9 (42.86%) ATG
3 9 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 9 (42.86%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) UNIX
3 9 (42.86%) UML
3 9 (42.86%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) J2EE
3 9 (42.86%) JUnit
4 8 (38.10%) Struts
4 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (38.10%) EJB
4 8 (38.10%) JDBC
4 8 (38.10%) JSP
4 8 (38.10%) Servlets
4 8 (38.10%) DB2
4 8 (38.10%) Ant
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) Perl
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) OO
4 8 (38.10%) RAD
4 8 (38.10%) HPUX
4 8 (38.10%) Solaris
4 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 8 (38.10%) XSLT
4 8 (38.10%) XHTML
4 8 (38.10%) MQSeries

Elastic Path
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elastic Path 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 Elastic Path. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (38.10%) MQSeries
1 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) DB2
1 8 (38.10%) RDBMS
1 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) JUnit
1 9 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 9 (42.86%) Subversion
2 8 (38.10%) Ant
2 8 (38.10%) Log4j
2 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.76%) FindBugs
4 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Checkstyle
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
1 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Designer
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Online Product Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) J2EE
1 9 (42.86%) XML
2 8 (38.10%) XSLT
2 8 (38.10%) XHTML
2 8 (38.10%) JMS
2 8 (38.10%) EJB
2 8 (38.10%) JDBC
2 8 (38.10%) JSP
2 8 (38.10%) Servlets
2 8 (38.10%) Struts
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) XMLBeans
2 8 (38.10%) Ajax
2 8 (38.10%) JSTL
3 4 (19.05%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) JPA
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Web 2.0
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) UNIX
2 8 (38.10%) HPUX
2 8 (38.10%) Solaris
2 8 (38.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 10 (47.62%) Content Management
3 9 (42.86%) UML
4 8 (38.10%) OO
4 8 (38.10%) RAD
5 5 (23.81%) Requirements Management
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Product Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) Perl
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) XPath
2 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) ATG
2 8 (38.10%) Blue Martini
2 8 (38.10%) IBM
2 8 (38.10%) Interwoven
3 5 (23.81%) hybris
3 5 (23.81%) Demandware
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) Endeca
5 1 (4.76%) Sage
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe