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 22 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 570 562 532
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Contract jobs citing Introscope 37 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 10
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£450 £367 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.78% -26.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £272 £400
% change year-on-year
+65.74% -32.12%
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
6998 6715 5264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.92% 12.76% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4545 4348 3311
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 152 150
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.53 £52.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 13 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 22 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 -9 33 £450 +35.13% 1
London +9 22 £450 +12.50% 1
Milton Keynes +3 6 £350 -
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £350 -
South East -19 6 £350 +66.66%
Edinburgh -1 4 £450 +8.43%
Scotland -4 4 £450 +8.43%
West Midlands - 4 £450 -
Warwickshire - 4 £450 -
City of London - 4 £320 -
Warwick - 4 £450 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 63 (92.65%) WebSphere
2 59 (86.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 58 (85.29%) Linux
4 36 (52.94%) Jython
5 35 (51.47%) Apache
6 33 (48.53%) Windows
6 33 (48.53%) CA Wily
7 31 (45.59%) IBM
8 29 (42.65%) ITIL
8 29 (42.65%) Java
9 28 (41.18%) UNIX
10 25 (36.76%) Solaris
11 24 (35.29%) Python
12 23 (33.82%) HTTP
13 21 (30.88%) CA
13 21 (30.88%) Shell Script
13 21 (30.88%) IBM HTTP Server
14 20 (29.41%) Java EE
14 20 (29.41%) Load Balancing
15 19 (27.94%) Middleware
15 19 (27.94%) Perl
16 18 (26.47%) SSL
17 17 (25.00%) Finance
18 16 (23.53%) Migration
18 16 (23.53%) WebSphere Process Server
18 16 (23.53%) CICS
18 16 (23.53%) zOS
18 16 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
18 16 (23.53%) DB2
18 16 (23.53%) Oracle

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 63 (92.65%) WebSphere
2 59 (86.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 35 (51.47%) Apache
4 21 (30.88%) IBM HTTP Server
5 16 (23.53%) WebSphere Process Server
5 16 (23.53%) CICS
5 16 (23.53%) WebSphere Portal
6 15 (22.06%) IIS
7 12 (17.65%) Tomcat
8 6 (8.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (5.88%) MQSeries
10 3 (4.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) HTTP
2 18 (26.47%) SSL
3 15 (22.06%) DNS
4 13 (19.12%) Firewall
4 13 (19.12%) TCP/IP
4 13 (19.12%) LDAP
5 11 (16.18%) BIG-IP
6 6 (8.82%) DMZ
7 4 (5.88%) HTTPS
8 3 (4.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) DB2
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.41%) Informix
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) JMeter
2 4 (5.88%) Selenium
2 4 (5.88%) JIRA
3 3 (4.41%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.41%) Mockito
3 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Front Office
4 3 (4.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Administrator
2 19 (27.94%) WebSphere Administrator
3 13 (19.12%) Applications Support
3 13 (19.12%) Server Administrator
3 13 (19.12%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Server Specialist
7 5 (7.35%) Web Hosting Specialist
7 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) WebSphere Server Specialist
9 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) Java EE
2 19 (27.94%) Middleware
3 16 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (23.53%) Worklight
4 13 (19.12%) .NET
5 8 (11.76%) J2EE
6 7 (10.29%) JDBC
6 7 (10.29%) SOAP
6 7 (10.29%) Web Services
7 4 (5.88%) HTML
7 4 (5.88%) JNDI
7 4 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (4.41%) WCF
8 3 (4.41%) JSON
8 3 (4.41%) Spring
8 3 (4.41%) RESTful
8 3 (4.41%) JAX-RS
8 3 (4.41%) PowerMock
8 3 (4.41%) WSDL
8 3 (4.41%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) LPAR
2 14 (20.59%) Clustering
3 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (13.24%) PKI
5 4 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 4 (5.88%) Open Source
6 3 (4.41%) Online Banking
6 3 (4.41%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.94%) Equities
8 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (85.29%) Linux
2 33 (48.53%) Windows
3 28 (41.18%) UNIX
4 25 (36.76%) Solaris
5 16 (23.53%) zOS
5 16 (23.53%) AIX
6 15 (22.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) ITIL
2 20 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 16 (23.53%) Migration
4 14 (20.59%) Risk Management
5 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 11 (16.18%) Release Management
7 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (13.24%) Change Management
9 8 (11.76%) Project Management
9 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 8 (11.76%) Load Testing
9 8 (11.76%) Capacity Management
10 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (5.88%) High Availability
12 4 (5.88%) Garbage Collection
13 3 (4.41%) Integration Testing
13 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (4.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.94%) Jython
2 29 (42.65%) Java
3 24 (35.29%) Python
4 21 (30.88%) Shell Script
5 19 (27.94%) Perl
6 6 (8.82%) SQL
7 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.88%) Korn
9 3 (4.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.47%) R
10 1 (1.47%) VB
10 1 (1.47%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 33 (48.53%) CA Wily
2 12 (17.65%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.41%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) IBM
2 21 (30.88%) CA
3 16 (23.53%) Oracle
3 16 (23.53%) AppDynamics
4 11 (16.18%) F5
5 8 (11.76%) ATG
6 6 (8.82%) Adobe
7 5 (7.35%) TIBCO
8 4 (5.88%) Sybase
8 4 (5.88%) HP
9 3 (4.41%) Altiris
9 3 (4.41%) Compuware
9 3 (4.41%) Perforce
10 2 (2.94%) Dell
11 1 (1.47%) Splunk
11 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.47%) Bloomberg
11 1 (1.47%) Siebel
11 1 (1.47%) Vignette
11 1 (1.47%) Business Objects