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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ILOG over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ILOG
UK
Rank 584 619 585
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -34
Contract jobs citing ILOG 8 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.028% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £460 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +4.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 - £425
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
20361 21578 23065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.51% 43.26% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12457 12656 13574
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 864 1026
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

ILOG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ILOG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ILOG within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
England +18 8 £460 +3.37%
South West - 6 £460 -
Gloucester - 6 £460 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £460 -
South East +19 2 - -
Milton Keynes +6 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +3 2 - -

ILOG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ILOG 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 ILOG.

1 30 (81.08%) Java
2 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (43.24%) JRules
4 16 (43.24%) Workflow
4 16 (43.24%) ETL
5 15 (40.54%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (40.54%) IBM
5 15 (40.54%) Process Management
5 15 (40.54%) Software Engineering
5 15 (40.54%) Presales
5 15 (40.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 14 (37.84%) ITIL
7 13 (35.14%) Pega
8 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
9 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
10 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
10 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.03%) C#
10 10 (27.03%) C++
10 10 (27.03%) VB
10 10 (27.03%) VB.NET
10 10 (27.03%) VBA
10 10 (27.03%) .NET
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 10 (27.03%) ITIL V3
10 10 (27.03%) VB6
10 10 (27.03%) Release Management
10 10 (27.03%) Test Scripting
10 10 (27.03%) jQuery

ILOG
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 6 (16.22%) SAS
1 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.11%) JBoss
4 2 (5.41%) PegaRULES
5 1 (2.70%) Jetty
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 15 (40.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (10.81%) Staffware
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) JUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 15 (40.54%) JRules Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Business Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.81%) Deployment Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Middleware Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Programmer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) Web Applications Support
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) JRules
2 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) jQuery
3 4 (10.81%) Middleware
4 3 (8.11%) Drools
5 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.70%) Apache OpenJPA
5 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE
5 1 (2.70%) Java EE
5 1 (2.70%) JAX-WS
5 1 (2.70%) JPA
5 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.70%) REST
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) SOAP
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.81%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) zOS
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) ETL
2 16 (43.24%) Workflow
3 15 (40.54%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (40.54%) Presales
3 15 (40.54%) Process Management
3 15 (40.54%) Software Engineering
4 14 (37.84%) ITIL
5 10 (27.03%) Configuration Management
5 10 (27.03%) ITIL V3
5 10 (27.03%) Release Management
5 10 (27.03%) Test Scripting
6 7 (18.92%) Analytics
7 6 (16.22%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (13.51%) Business Analytics
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.70%) OO
10 1 (2.70%) RUP
10 1 (2.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) C++
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) VB
2 10 (27.03%) VB.NET
2 10 (27.03%) VB6
2 10 (27.03%) VBA
3 2 (5.41%) R
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) IBM
2 13 (35.14%) Pega
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.70%) JDA
4 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk
4 1 (2.70%) Talend
4 1 (2.70%) WSO2