The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FatWire 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 FatWire over the 3 months to 25 June 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 the FatWire Corporation.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FatWire
Rank 630 609 584
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -25
Contract jobs citing FatWire 12 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.043% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.096% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 17
Median daily rate £500 £396 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.18% +9.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £338 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £593 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £344 £291
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.50

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
23809 24915 24208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.47% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14671 14618 13667
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 812 1122 1033
Median hourly rate £20.32 £18.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.62% +7.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

FatWire
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FatWire Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FatWire
Daily Rate Trend

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

FatWire Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FatWire
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FatWire within the UK.

FatWire Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FatWire
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 FatWire within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South East +13 12 £500 -
England -13 12 £500 +26.18% 2
Berkshire -1 9 £538 -
Bracknell - 6 £563 -
Crawley - 2 £500 -
West Sussex - 2 £500 -

FatWire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FatWire 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 FatWire.

1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) CMS
3 12 (48.00%) Content Management
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) JSP
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) J2EE
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) Linux
4 11 (44.00%) SOA
5 10 (40.00%) jQuery
5 10 (40.00%) WebCenter
6 9 (36.00%) High Availability
6 9 (36.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (36.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (36.00%) DevOps
6 9 (36.00%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (36.00%) Virtual Team
6 9 (36.00%) Endeca
6 9 (36.00%) Middleware
6 9 (36.00%) UML
6 9 (36.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
8 7 (28.00%) Photoshop
8 7 (28.00%) Apache Flex
8 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (28.00%) Oracle BPM

FatWire
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 14 (56.00%) CMS
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (4.00%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (4.00%) Documentum
4 1 (4.00%) Magnolia
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (8.00%) Ant
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Gradle
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
1 2 (8.00%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle Architect
3 7 (28.00%) CMS Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Lead Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) WebCenter Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Content Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) CSS
1 12 (48.00%) HTML
1 12 (48.00%) JSP
2 11 (44.00%) J2EE
3 10 (40.00%) jQuery
3 10 (40.00%) WebCenter
4 9 (36.00%) Middleware
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (28.00%) Apache Flex
6 2 (8.00%) Ajax
6 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) LESS
6 2 (8.00%) Sass
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) XHTML
6 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Content Management
2 11 (44.00%) SOA
3 9 (36.00%) DevOps
3 9 (36.00%) High Availability
3 9 (36.00%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (36.00%) UML
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (28.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Contact Management
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) RAD
5 2 (8.00%) SEO
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Endeca
3 2 (8.00%) CA
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Omniture
3 2 (8.00%) Rally
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) Interwoven
4 1 (4.00%) Percussion
4 1 (4.00%) RedDot
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Vignette