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 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Itk
Rank 640 620 611
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Contract jobs citing Itk 6 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.033% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.12% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Median daily rate £338 £431 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +18.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £431 £363
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +18.96%
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
15312 15167 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.43% 27.51% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10799 10141 9643
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 210 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 5 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 June 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
South West +5 4 £338 -
England -2 4 £338 -
Aberdeen -6 2 - -
Scotland -24 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £335 -

Itk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) XSL
2 10 (76.92%) Teamcenter
3 8 (61.54%) Subversion
3 8 (61.54%) Swing
3 8 (61.54%) C
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) SOA
4 7 (53.85%) Siemens
4 7 (53.85%) CAD
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) XSLT
6 5 (38.46%) PLM
6 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (38.46%) Tableau
7 4 (30.77%) Document Management
7 4 (30.77%) ERP
8 3 (23.08%) SOAP
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) NHS
8 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (23.08%) Migration
8 3 (23.08%) QA
8 3 (23.08%) HL7
8 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Primavera
8 3 (23.08%) 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 2 (15.38%) AutoCAD
1 2 (15.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 2 (15.38%) PTC Creo
1 2 (15.38%) Siemens NX
1 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Teamcenter
2 3 (23.08%) BigMachines
2 3 (23.08%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SSIS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) XSL
3 8 (61.54%) Swing
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) CAD
1 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) PLM
3 4 (30.77%) Document Management
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) C
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) HL7
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Siemens
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Tableau
4 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle