The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Intershop 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 Intershop over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 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 Intershop Communications.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intershop
Rank 600 598 540
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -58
Contract jobs citing Intershop 3 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.012% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - -
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
25136 24983 22263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.14% 45.06% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14352 14149 11788
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1121 1079 1207
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Intershop
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Intershop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Intershop
Daily Rate Trend

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

Intershop Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Intershop
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intershop within the UK over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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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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 -4 3 £325 -13.33% 5
East of England - 3 £325 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £325 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £325 -

Intershop
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Intershop 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 Intershop.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) hybris
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Demandware
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager

Intershop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Intershop 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 Intershop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) hybris
2 3 (75.00%) Demandware
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) SAP