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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA Wily Introscope
Rank 560 551 530
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Contract jobs citing Introscope 18 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.012% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.10% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
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£378 £365 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -36.52%
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
6844 5801 5277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.49% 11.91% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4631 3690 3277
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 137 204
Average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.90 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -14 16 £378 +3.42% 1
London +6 5 £428 - 1
Nottingham - 2 £295 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £295 -
City of London - 2 £403 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £295 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Glasgow - - - -

Introscope
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) WebSphere
3 21 (67.74%) IBM
4 20 (64.52%) Apache
4 20 (64.52%) IBM HTTP Server
5 19 (61.29%) HTTP
6 16 (51.61%) SSL
6 16 (51.61%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
7 15 (48.39%) Middleware
7 15 (48.39%) Jython
7 15 (48.39%) Worklight
7 15 (48.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 14 (45.16%) Perl
9 13 (41.94%) DNS
9 13 (41.94%) Python
9 13 (41.94%) AppDynamics
9 13 (41.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (38.71%) Adobe CQ
11 10 (32.26%) Java
12 9 (29.03%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (25.81%) Oracle
14 7 (22.58%) ITIL
14 7 (22.58%) CA
14 7 (22.58%) ATG
14 7 (22.58%) Retail
14 7 (22.58%) CA Wily
15 6 (19.35%) HP
15 6 (19.35%) Adobe
15 6 (19.35%) Web Services

Introscope
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (70.97%) WebSphere
2 20 (64.52%) Apache
2 20 (64.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 16 (51.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (38.71%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
6 3 (9.68%) JBoss
7 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
7 2 (6.45%) CMS
8 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) HTTP
2 16 (51.61%) SSL
3 13 (41.94%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Informix
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
3 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) Mockito
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) JMeter
4 1 (3.23%) Xcode
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Middleware
1 15 (48.39%) Worklight
2 9 (29.03%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (19.35%) Web Services
4 5 (16.13%) XML
4 5 (16.13%) SOAP
4 5 (16.13%) J2EE
5 4 (12.90%) WSDL
6 3 (9.68%) REST
6 3 (9.68%) JSON
6 3 (9.68%) Spring
6 3 (9.68%) HTML
6 3 (9.68%) .NET
7 2 (6.45%) XSL
7 2 (6.45%) XSLT
7 2 (6.45%) CSS
7 2 (6.45%) JDBC
7 2 (6.45%) Servlets
7 2 (6.45%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (6.45%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) DataPower
1 3 (9.68%) Open Source
1 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.45%) PMI
2 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Online Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) RIA
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
4 4 (12.90%) SUSE
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.23%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Shell Script
2 15 (48.39%) Jython
3 14 (45.16%) Perl
4 13 (41.94%) Python
5 10 (32.26%) Java
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.23%) VB6
8 1 (3.23%) VB
8 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) CA Wily
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.23%) Cacti
4 1 (3.23%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) IBM
2 13 (41.94%) AppDynamics
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle
4 7 (22.58%) CA
4 7 (22.58%) ATG
5 6 (19.35%) HP
5 6 (19.35%) Adobe
6 3 (9.68%) Splunk
6 3 (9.68%) Perforce
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) Compuware
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) FatWire
7 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.23%) F5
8 1 (3.23%) Metastorm
8 1 (3.23%) Open Text
8 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
8 1 (3.23%) Cognos