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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian FishEye
Rank 600 590 564
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -26
Contract jobs citing FishEye 22 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.018% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
7561 7039 5888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.28% 12.88% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4969 4527 3682
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 149 143
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 August 2015.

FishEye Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FishEye
Hourly Rate Trend

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

FishEye Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FishEye
Top 12 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 August 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 -13 16 £450 -10.00% 8
London +7 14 £450 -10.00% 3
Scotland - 6 £365 -
City of London -10 5 £450 -10.00% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £365 -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Croydon - 2 £450 -
Sheffield - 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1

FishEye
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 27 (90.00%) JIRA
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Linux
3 20 (66.67%) Python
3 20 (66.67%) Perl
4 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 17 (56.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (56.67%) Java
6 16 (53.33%) Atlassian
7 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (46.67%) Banking
7 14 (46.67%) Maven
8 13 (43.33%) Subversion
8 13 (43.33%) ClearCase
8 13 (43.33%) UNIX
9 12 (40.00%) Confluence
9 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 11 (36.67%) HTML
10 11 (36.67%) Finance
11 10 (33.33%) BMC
11 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 10 (33.33%) BladeLogic
12 9 (30.00%) TDD
12 9 (30.00%) C++
13 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
13 8 (26.67%) jQuery
14 7 (23.33%) Remedy ITSM
14 7 (23.33%) Release Management
14 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking

FishEye
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 12 (40.00%) Confluence
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
3 5 (16.67%) Jetty
4 4 (13.33%) Apache
4 4 (13.33%) Node.js
5 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (10.00%) nginx
6 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.00%) VPN
1 3 (10.00%) DMZ
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Redis
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (90.00%) JIRA
2 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (56.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (46.67%) Maven
5 13 (43.33%) Subversion
5 13 (43.33%) ClearCase
6 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (20.00%) Gradle
7 6 (20.00%) Artifactory
7 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (13.33%) IntelliJ
8 4 (13.33%) JUnit
8 4 (13.33%) Selenium
9 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
9 3 (10.00%) Ant
9 3 (10.00%) PVCS
9 3 (10.00%) JMeter
9 3 (10.00%) NetBeans
9 3 (10.00%) CruiseControl
9 3 (10.00%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (46.67%) Banking
2 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.33%) Games
6 1 (3.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Release Management Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Release Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Tools Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Release Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) jQuery
3 5 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) Java EE
5 3 (10.00%) Software Packaging
5 3 (10.00%) LAMP
5 3 (10.00%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) CSS3
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) MyBatis
5 3 (10.00%) Thymeleaf
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
6 2 (6.67%) JMS
6 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 1 (3.33%) XML-RPC
7 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) CMDB
2 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.00%) Tandem
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) UNIX
3 7 (23.33%) Solaris
4 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (13.33%) CentOS
5 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) Service Management
4 7 (23.33%) Release Management
4 7 (23.33%) DevOps
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) OO
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) OOP
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Perl
1 20 (66.67%) Python
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 9 (30.00%) C++
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (13.33%) PHP
8 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (10.00%) C
9 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (10.00%) vCloud
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) BladeLogic
2 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.33%) Puppet
4 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (10.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.33%) logstash
5 1 (3.33%) yum
5 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Atlassian
2 10 (33.33%) BMC
3 7 (23.33%) Remedy
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) Sun
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Google
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) Perforce
6 2 (6.67%) InterSystems
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) Splunk
7 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
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