The table below looks at the statistics for Itk skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Itk over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Itk
UK
Rank 586 629 599
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -30
Contract jobs citing Itk 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.035% 0.041% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14208 14614 13855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.22% 28.54% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 10050 9129
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 241 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £20.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Itk
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Itk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Itk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Itk
Daily Rate Trend

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

Itk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Itk
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Itk within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Scotland +20 4 - -
Aberdeen -3 4 - -
England +14 1 - - 1
London - 1 - - 1

Itk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Itk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Itk.

1 4 (80.00%) CAD
1 4 (80.00%) PLM
1 4 (80.00%) Teamcenter
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Siemens NX
2 3 (60.00%) DHTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Tcl
2 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (20.00%) RFID

Itk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) AutoCAD
1 3 (60.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) RFID
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) DHTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSL
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CAD
1 4 (80.00%) PLM
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (20.00%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Tcl
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HL7
1 1 (20.00%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) webMethods