The table below looks at the statistics for FishEye skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FishEye over the 3 months to 4 May 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian FishEye
Rank 601 582 540
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -42
Contract jobs citing FishEye 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.088% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
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£638 £519 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.89% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £409 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £828 £525 £570
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7131 6812 5351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.79% 12.52% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4564 4356 3400
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 136 134
Average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

FishEye
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FishEye within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FishEye Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FishEye
Daily Rate Trend

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

FishEye Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FishEye
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FishEye within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

FishEye Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FishEye
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FishEye within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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 -11 8 £638 +22.89% 5
London +5 5 £638 +22.89% 5
Cheshire - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
City of London +17 1 £325 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

FishEye
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FishEye 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 FishEye.

1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Confluence
3 10 (62.50%) Atlassian
3 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) JIRA
5 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Subversion
7 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
7 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
7 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
8 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (31.25%) Jetty
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
8 5 (31.25%) VisualVM
8 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
8 5 (31.25%) GitLab
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (31.25%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (31.25%) Perl
8 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
8 5 (31.25%) SOA

FishEye
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FishEye 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 FishEye. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) Jetty
2 5 (31.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Redis
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (56.25%) JIRA
3 7 (43.75%) Subversion
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
5 5 (31.25%) VisualVM
5 5 (31.25%) GitLab
5 5 (31.25%) IntelliJ
6 4 (25.00%) Maven
7 2 (12.50%) Gradle
7 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
7 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (6.25%) Toad
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (18.75%) Online Betting
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Tools Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.25%) Marionette.js
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Java RMI
3 1 (6.25%) XML-RPC
3 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (25.00%) Online Games
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Fedora
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Concurrent Programming
4 5 (31.25%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Memory Management
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.25%) yum
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Atlassian
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Perforce
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
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