The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of InterSystems 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 InterSystems over the 3 months to 16 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 the InterSystems Corporation.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
InterSystems
Rank 592 534 588
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +54
Contract jobs citing InterSystems 11 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.037% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.042% 0.079% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Average daily rate £361 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.81% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-32.85% -6.66%
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
26367 22927 27784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.87% 47.18% 45.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14733 12208 14165
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £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 1107 1212 1343
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

InterSystems
Jobs Demand Trend

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

InterSystems Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

InterSystems
Daily Rate Trend

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

InterSystems Daily Rate Trend in the UK

InterSystems
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing InterSystems within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

InterSystems Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

InterSystems
Hourly Rate Trend

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

InterSystems Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

InterSystems
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 InterSystems within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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
England -44 9 £450 - 1
East of England - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Essex - - - -

InterSystems
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing InterSystems 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 InterSystems.

1 9 (47.37%) NHS
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 6 (31.58%) HL7
4 5 (26.32%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (21.05%) Middleware
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) JBoss
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.79%) JMS
6 3 (15.79%) MUMPS
6 3 (15.79%) ISO 9000
6 3 (15.79%) FTP
6 3 (15.79%) EJB
6 3 (15.79%) JUnit
6 3 (15.79%) C#
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management

InterSystems
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing InterSystems 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 InterSystems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.53%) Front Office
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) XML
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) Middleware
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) JMS
4 3 (15.79%) EJB
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
4 3 (15.79%) Ehcache
4 3 (15.79%) Itk
4 3 (15.79%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (10.53%) Ajax
5 2 (10.53%) XML Messaging
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) SOA
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) UML
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) MUMPS
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) HL7
2 3 (15.79%) ISO 9000
3 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
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