The table below looks at the statistics for Fredhopper skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fredhopper over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SDL Fredhopper
UK
Rank - - 619
Contract jobs citing Fredhopper 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3936 4213 4875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 8.10% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 2522 2742
Median daily rate £450 £429 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 49 40
Median hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £69.07 £58.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +52.77%

Fredhopper
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Fredhopper as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Fredhopper Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fredhopper
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fredhopper Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fredhopper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Commerce Server
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) Worklight
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile First
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) VeriFone

Fredhopper
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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Commerce Server
1 4 (80.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Informix
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Worklight
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile First
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) AppDynamics
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) ATG
2 1 (20.00%) BEA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (20.00%) WorldPay