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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Itk
Rank 639 616 614
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing Itk 9 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.020% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.061% 0.075% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £338 £431 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £431 £288
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +50.00%
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
14868 14636 14455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.66% 26.97% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10538 9608 9611
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 198 174
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.30 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +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 8 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 26 May 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 -8 6 £338 -
South West - 4 £338 -
Aberdeen +8 3 - -
Scotland -12 3 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £335 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Rugby - 1 - -

Itk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) XSL
2 11 (73.33%) Teamcenter
3 10 (66.67%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) C
4 9 (60.00%) Swing
4 9 (60.00%) Subversion
5 8 (53.33%) SOA
5 8 (53.33%) Siemens
5 8 (53.33%) CAD
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) XSLT
7 6 (40.00%) PLM
7 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (40.00%) Tableau
8 5 (33.33%) Document Management
8 5 (33.33%) ERP
9 4 (26.67%) NHS
9 4 (26.67%) Migration
10 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
10 3 (20.00%) QA
10 3 (20.00%) HL7
10 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (20.00%) Primavera
10 3 (20.00%) SOAP
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (20.00%) BigMachines

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 (20.00%) PTC Creo
1 3 (20.00%) Siemens NX
2 2 (13.33%) AutoCAD
2 2 (13.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (13.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Teamcenter
2 3 (20.00%) BigMachines
2 3 (20.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (6.67%) DTS
3 1 (6.67%) Hazelcast
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SSIS Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) XSL
3 9 (60.00%) Swing
4 6 (40.00%) XSLT
5 3 (20.00%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Tika
6 1 (6.67%) JMS
6 1 (6.67%) JMX
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) CAD
1 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 6 (40.00%) PLM
3 5 (33.33%) Document Management
3 5 (33.33%) ERP
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) C
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) HL7
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Siemens
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Tableau
4 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle