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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FatWire
Rank 610 616 602
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing FatWire 11 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.051% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.048% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 20
Median daily rate £329 £650 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.42% +52.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £412 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £650 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate - £650 £413
% change year-on-year
- +57.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
22681 23630 25254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.58% 42.79% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13879 13869 14919
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 868 981 1214
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 7 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 8 December 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 +3 8 £329 -49.42%
South East +24 4 - -
West Sussex +11 2 - -
Berkshire +9 2 - -
London -9 2 £329 -8.04%
North West - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -

FatWire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 15 (75.00%) Oracle
1 15 (75.00%) WebCenter
2 11 (55.00%) High Availability
3 10 (50.00%) J2EE
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Middleware
5 8 (40.00%) Solaris
5 8 (40.00%) Unix
5 8 (40.00%) Apache
5 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) Perl
6 7 (35.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
6 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
6 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (35.00%) Content Management
6 7 (35.00%) F5
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (30.00%) CMS
8 5 (25.00%) Service Management
8 5 (25.00%) LDAP
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) SOA
9 4 (20.00%) CSS
9 4 (20.00%) HTML
9 4 (20.00%) Endeca
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management

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 8 (40.00%) Apache
2 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (30.00%) CMS
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Documentum
6 1 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (5.00%) JBoss
6 1 (5.00%) OpenCms
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) LDAP
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) Endeca
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Web Applications Support
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Web Applications Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Web Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Web Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) WebCenter Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Content Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) WebCenter
2 10 (50.00%) J2EE
3 9 (45.00%) Middleware
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (10.00%) Java EE
6 2 (10.00%) JSP
6 2 (10.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) EJB
7 1 (5.00%) JMX
7 1 (5.00%) JSF
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) JTA
7 1 (5.00%) LAMP
7 1 (5.00%) Lucene
7 1 (5.00%) Servlets
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Solaris
2 8 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) High Availability
2 7 (35.00%) Content Management
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITSM
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Content Management
7 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) F5
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) hybris
4 1 (5.00%) Vignette