The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GigaSpaces 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 GigaSpaces over the 3 months to 1 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 GigaSpaces.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GigaSpaces
Rank 638 616 614
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Contract jobs citing GigaSpaces 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.025% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £500 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23964 23890 23632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 44.77% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14844 13924 13382
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 782 1095 1044
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £40.03 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.32 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.88% +5.88%

GigaSpaces
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GigaSpaces Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GigaSpaces
Daily Rate Trend

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

GigaSpaces Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GigaSpaces
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GigaSpaces 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 GigaSpaces.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) GridGain
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

GigaSpaces
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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Grid Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) GridGain