The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ILOG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ILOG over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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 IBM ILOG.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ILOG
Rank 579 562 553
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Contract jobs citing ILOG 16 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.039% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.084% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 2
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£500 £494 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +48.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £328 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £813 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £435 £333
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +30.82%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25051 23888 23758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 46.29% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14924 13568 12329
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1118 1406
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.41 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

ILOG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ILOG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ILOG
Daily Rate Trend

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

ILOG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ILOG
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ILOG within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ILOG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ILOG
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ILOG Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ILOG
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 ILOG within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -36 13 £488 -2.50% 2
South East - 6 £475 - 1
London 0 4 £550 +10.00% 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 - -
North East - 3 - -
City of London +6 2 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Sheffield - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

ILOG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ILOG 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 ILOG.

1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) JRules
3 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
4 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
4 11 (37.93%) J2EE
5 10 (34.48%) Cognos
5 10 (34.48%) SPSS
5 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) IBM
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) XML
8 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) LDAP
8 6 (20.69%) SOA
8 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
9 5 (17.24%) HTML
9 5 (17.24%) .NET
9 5 (17.24%) Windows
9 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
10 4 (13.79%) Service Management
11 3 (10.34%) Staffware
11 3 (10.34%) FileNet
11 3 (10.34%) Scrum
11 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
11 3 (10.34%) OOD
11 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
11 3 (10.34%) SSL
11 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server

ILOG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ILOG 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 ILOG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) FileNet
2 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.90%) PegaRULES
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Staffware
2 2 (6.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 3 (10.34%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.90%) DbUnit
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Spock
4 1 (3.45%) Hudson
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Cognos Developer
4 4 (13.79%) JRules Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Cognos Support
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Technician
6 2 (6.90%) Cognos BI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.90%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) JRules
2 11 (37.93%) J2EE
3 8 (27.59%) XML
4 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) .NET
5 3 (10.34%) Middleware
5 3 (10.34%) REST
6 2 (6.90%) Dojo
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) Java SE
6 2 (6.90%) Java EE
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) JSF
6 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.90%) EJB
6 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) J2SE
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) SOA
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
2 4 (13.79%) Service Management
3 3 (10.34%) Scrum
3 3 (10.34%) OOD
3 3 (10.34%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) DSDM
4 2 (6.90%) RUP
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (3.45%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Cognos
2 9 (31.03%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Rogue Wave
4 1 (3.45%) Kofax
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
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