The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ILOG
Rank 580 521 568
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +47
Contract jobs citing ILOG 7 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.036% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.076% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £500 £538 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +11.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £538 £393
% change year-on-year
- +36.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25052 22396 27843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.89% 46.96% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14091 11884 14183
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1189 1316
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -

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
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 11 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -14 1 £500 -
England -59 1 £500 -13.04%
Home Counties - - - -
South Coast - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
City of London - - - -
South East - - - -

ILOG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (80.00%) JRules
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 14 (46.67%) Oracle
4 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (30.00%) J2EE
6 7 (23.33%) Middleware
6 7 (23.33%) JBoss
6 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
6 7 (23.33%) BPMN
6 7 (23.33%) Banking
6 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
7 6 (20.00%) Spring
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) CPLEX
7 6 (20.00%) Web Services
8 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (13.33%) JSON
9 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Project Management
9 4 (13.33%) JMS
9 4 (13.33%) EJB
9 4 (13.33%) JDBC
9 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (13.33%) SQL
10 3 (10.00%) XSD

ILOG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (3.33%) Staffware
2 1 (3.33%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Ant
2 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (23.33%) Banking
1 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Lead Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Applications Architect
7 1 (3.33%) OBIEE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) JRules
2 9 (30.00%) J2EE
3 7 (23.33%) Middleware
4 6 (20.00%) Spring
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (13.33%) JMS
5 4 (13.33%) EJB
5 4 (13.33%) JDBC
5 4 (13.33%) JSON
6 3 (10.00%) Drools
6 3 (10.00%) XSD
7 1 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (3.33%) JSP
7 1 (3.33%) Java EE
7 1 (3.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) BPMN
2 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Cash Management
5 2 (6.67%) Process Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Product Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) SOA
6 1 (3.33%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) UML
6 1 (3.33%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) RUP
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) Siebel
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) TIBCO