The table below looks at the statistics for Itk skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Itk over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Itk
Rank 630 624 621
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Itk 10 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.065% 0.074% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate £338 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £425 £288
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +47.82%
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 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
15412 14935 14816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.59% 26.79% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 9676 9667
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 199 203
Average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Itk
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Itk within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Itk within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -21 8 £338 -20.58%
South West - 5 £338 -
Aberdeen - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Bristol - 3 £335 -
West Midlands -13 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
North East -32 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -36 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -38 1 - -
Rugby - 1 - -

Itk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Itk 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 Itk.

1 9 (64.29%) HTML
1 9 (64.29%) SOA
1 9 (64.29%) CAD
1 9 (64.29%) Teamcenter
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Siemens
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) XML
2 8 (57.14%) XSL
3 7 (50.00%) PLM
3 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (50.00%) Tableau
4 6 (42.86%) Subversion
4 6 (42.86%) XSLT
4 6 (42.86%) Swing
4 6 (42.86%) C
4 6 (42.86%) ERP
5 5 (35.71%) Document Management
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Primavera
6 4 (28.57%) NHS
6 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (28.57%) BigMachines
6 4 (28.57%) Siemens NX
6 4 (28.57%) PTC Creo
6 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
7 3 (21.43%) HL7
7 3 (21.43%) AutoCAD
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP

Itk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Itk 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 Itk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) PTC Creo
1 4 (28.57%) Siemens NX
2 3 (21.43%) AutoCAD
2 3 (21.43%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 3 (21.43%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Teamcenter
2 4 (28.57%) BigMachines
2 4 (28.57%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (7.14%) DTS
3 1 (7.14%) Hazelcast
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SSIS Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) XML
2 8 (57.14%) XSL
3 6 (42.86%) Swing
3 6 (42.86%) XSLT
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
6 1 (7.14%) Apache Tika
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) JMX
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) CAD
1 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) PLM
3 6 (42.86%) ERP
4 5 (35.71%) Document Management
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
5 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Microservices
8 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C++
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) C
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Ada
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) HL7
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) Siemens
2 7 (50.00%) Tableau
3 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) Ariba
6 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
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