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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Itk
Rank 632 658 637
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Contract jobs citing Itk 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.010% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% 0.037% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
16252 16360 15724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.86% 28.34% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11253 11310 10280
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 294 169
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.04 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.69% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.33 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 7 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 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +17 2 - -
Scotland +5 2 - -
Aberdeen 0 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -21 1 - -
North East -22 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

Itk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Teamcenter
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) XSL
3 5 (50.00%) Swing
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) PLM
5 3 (30.00%) ERP
5 3 (30.00%) NHS
5 3 (30.00%) CAD
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) HL7
6 2 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Tcl

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SSIS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Swing
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSL
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) DHTML
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CAD
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
1 3 (30.00%) PLM
1 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Tcl
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) HL7
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) webMethods