The table below looks at the statistics for Introscope skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Introscope over the 3 months to 3 March 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 552 559 522
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -37
Contract jobs citing Introscope 35 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 4
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£378 £339 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.43% -20.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £365 -
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7047 6094 5125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.40% 12.01% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4613 3832 3234
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 114 158
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £17.40 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £52.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

Introscope
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Introscope Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Introscope
Daily Rate Trend

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

Introscope Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Introscope
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Introscope within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Introscope Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Introscope
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Introscope Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Introscope
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Introscope within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 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 +20 34 £378 +11.43% 2
London +27 21 £475 +52.00% 1
South East -11 11 £378 +3.42% 1
Milton Keynes -6 4 £325 - 1
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £325 - 1
City of London - 4 £295 -
Glasgow - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Introscope 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 Introscope.

1 39 (88.64%) WebSphere
2 38 (86.36%) Linux
3 33 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 31 (70.45%) Apache
5 28 (63.64%) IBM
6 24 (54.55%) HTTP
7 21 (47.73%) ITIL
7 21 (47.73%) Shell Script
7 21 (47.73%) IBM HTTP Server
8 20 (45.45%) Jython
9 19 (43.18%) Java
10 18 (40.91%) UNIX
10 18 (40.91%) Python
10 18 (40.91%) SSL
10 18 (40.91%) Middleware
11 17 (38.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 16 (36.36%) AppDynamics
12 16 (36.36%) Worklight
12 16 (36.36%) DNS
12 16 (36.36%) Perl
13 15 (34.09%) Adobe CQ
14 14 (31.82%) CA Wily
14 14 (31.82%) WebSphere MQ
15 12 (27.27%) Java EE
16 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
16 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (25.00%) Oracle
17 10 (22.73%) ATG
18 9 (20.45%) Finance
18 9 (20.45%) Clustering

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Introscope 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 Introscope. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (88.64%) WebSphere
2 33 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 31 (70.45%) Apache
4 21 (47.73%) IBM HTTP Server
5 15 (34.09%) Adobe CQ
6 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
6 9 (20.45%) IIS
7 4 (9.09%) MQSeries
7 4 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
10 1 (2.27%) JBoss
10 1 (2.27%) CMS
10 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) HTTP
2 18 (40.91%) SSL
3 16 (36.36%) DNS
4 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 8 (18.18%) Firewall
5 7 (15.91%) LDAP
6 5 (11.36%) BIG-IP
7 3 (6.82%) DMZ
8 2 (4.55%) Internet
8 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Informix
2 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JMeter
2 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) Mockito
4 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.27%) Xcode
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Applications Support
3 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Web Hosting Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
9 1 (2.27%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Middleware
2 16 (36.36%) Worklight
3 14 (31.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (27.27%) Java EE
5 7 (15.91%) .NET
5 7 (15.91%) Web Services
6 6 (13.64%) J2EE
6 6 (13.64%) SOAP
7 5 (11.36%) XML
8 4 (9.09%) JDBC
8 4 (9.09%) WSDL
9 3 (6.82%) HTML
9 3 (6.82%) JSON
9 3 (6.82%) Spring
10 2 (4.55%) JNDI
10 2 (4.55%) JAX-RPC
10 2 (4.55%) Servlets
10 2 (4.55%) CSS
10 2 (4.55%) XSL
10 2 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Clustering
2 6 (13.64%) PKI
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) DataPower
3 3 (6.82%) Open Source
4 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.55%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) PMI
5 1 (2.27%) Statistics
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (86.36%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) UNIX
3 17 (38.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 8 (18.18%) Windows
5 6 (13.64%) Solaris
6 2 (4.55%) SUSE
7 1 (2.27%) Android
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) Release Management
6 5 (11.36%) Load Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
7 4 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.55%) High Availability
9 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Shell Script
2 20 (45.45%) Jython
3 19 (43.18%) Java
4 18 (40.91%) Python
5 16 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.82%) SQL
7 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.55%) Korn
8 2 (4.55%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) VB
9 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.27%) C#
9 1 (2.27%) R
9 1 (2.27%) VB6
9 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) CA Wily
2 5 (11.36%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.27%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) IBM
2 16 (36.36%) AppDynamics
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle
4 10 (22.73%) ATG
5 6 (13.64%) Adobe
6 5 (11.36%) F5
6 5 (11.36%) TIBCO
7 4 (9.09%) CA
8 3 (6.82%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) Perforce
8 3 (6.82%) Splunk
9 2 (4.55%) VMware
9 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.55%) Dell
9 2 (4.55%) Compuware
9 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
10 1 (2.27%) Vignette
10 1 (2.27%) Siebel
10 1 (2.27%) Cisco