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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GigaSpaces
Rank 650 - 634
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GigaSpaces 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% - 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £299 - £292
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 - £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £299 - £330
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
23899 25033 26358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.84% 43.25% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14616 14790 14912
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1084 1204
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.49 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GigaSpaces within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Slough - 2 £299 -
Berkshire - 2 £299 -
South East - 2 £299 -
England - 2 £299 -

GigaSpaces
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Struts
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Gradle
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Velocity

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 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (50.00%) Liferay
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (25.00%) GemFire
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Cloudera CDH
2 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Grid Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JSR 168
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Struts
3 2 (50.00%) Velocity
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) JDBC
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) JMX
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) GridGain
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (25.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Netezza
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata
1 1 (25.00%) Terracotta
1 1 (25.00%) Vertica