The table below looks at the statistics for ITRS Geneos skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITRS Geneos over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITRS Geneos
Rank 604 608 576
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -32
Contract jobs citing ITRS Geneos 39 28 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.050% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 0.59% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 31
Median daily rate £550 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £590 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 - £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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6052 4753 4290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.27% 8.48% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3902 2929 2494
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 160 127
Median hourly rate £30.75 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £39.78 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

ITRS Geneos
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ITRS Geneos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

ITRS Geneos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Daily Rate Trend

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

ITRS Geneos Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITRS Geneos within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

ITRS Geneos Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITRS Geneos within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +5 39 £550 +4.76%
London +13 38 £550 +4.76%
City of London +45 6 £550 +4.76%
West Midlands - 1 £360 -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Birmingham - 1 £360 -

ITRS Geneos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITRS Geneos 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 ITRS Geneos.

1 52 (64.20%) Unix
2 48 (59.26%) Banking
3 39 (48.15%) Linux
4 31 (38.27%) Perl
4 31 (38.27%) Front Office
5 30 (37.04%) DevOps
6 29 (35.80%) Python
7 28 (34.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 27 (33.33%) ITIL
8 27 (33.33%) Finance
9 26 (32.10%) Splunk
10 24 (29.63%) Low Latency
11 21 (25.93%) Java
11 21 (25.93%) Investment Banking
12 20 (24.69%) Oracle
13 19 (23.46%) Nagios
13 19 (23.46%) SQL
14 16 (19.75%) Electronic Trading
15 13 (16.05%) Sybase
16 12 (14.81%) Windows
17 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
17 11 (13.58%) IBM
17 11 (13.58%) Middleware
17 11 (13.58%) KDB
17 11 (13.58%) FIX Protocol
18 10 (12.35%) Market Making
18 10 (12.35%) Fintech
19 9 (11.11%) Data Management
19 9 (11.11%) Fidessa
19 9 (11.11%) C#

ITRS Geneos
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 5 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) NAS
1 5 (6.17%) SAN
2 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (1.23%) DNS
4 1 (1.23%) Multicast
4 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) KDB
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) InfluxDB
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) DB2
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.23%) QlikView
5 1 (1.23%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Subversion
1 7 (8.64%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.94%) MSBuild
3 4 (4.94%) NuGet
3 4 (4.94%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.23%) Ant
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 48 (59.26%) Banking
2 31 (38.27%) Front Office
3 27 (33.33%) Finance
4 21 (25.93%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.17%) Back Office
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Applications Support
2 20 (24.69%) Analyst
3 19 (23.46%) Support Analyst
4 13 (16.05%) Consultant
5 11 (13.58%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Unix Support
6 10 (12.35%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (12.35%) FX Support Analyst
7 9 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
7 9 (11.11%) Unix Support Analyst
8 8 (9.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (9.88%) Fidessa Support
9 7 (8.64%) Administrator
9 7 (8.64%) Fidessa Analyst
9 7 (8.64%) Fidessa Support Analyst
9 7 (8.64%) Monitoring Specialist
9 7 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (8.64%) Unix Administrator
9 7 (8.64%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 6 (7.41%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) FIX Protocol
1 11 (13.58%) Middleware
2 5 (6.17%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) ELK Stack
3 4 (4.94%) J2EE
4 2 (2.47%) WebSockets
5 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.23%) HTML
5 1 (1.23%) HTML5
5 1 (1.23%) Node.js
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (34.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (12.35%) Fintech
3 8 (9.88%) Derivative
4 7 (8.64%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.94%) Equities
6 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.70%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.23%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.23%) Economics
8 1 (1.23%) Eurex
8 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.23%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.23%) iSeries
8 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.23%) Physics
8 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (64.20%) Unix
2 39 (48.15%) Linux
3 12 (14.81%) Windows
4 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.70%) AIX
5 3 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) DevOps
2 27 (33.33%) ITIL
3 24 (29.63%) Low Latency
4 16 (19.75%) Electronic Trading
5 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.35%) Market Making
7 9 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
7 9 (11.11%) Data Management
7 9 (11.11%) SDLC
7 9 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 8 (9.88%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 8 (9.88%) Migration
8 8 (9.88%) Scrum
9 7 (8.64%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (7.41%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) Perl
2 29 (35.80%) Python
3 21 (25.93%) Java
4 19 (23.46%) SQL
5 9 (11.11%) C#
6 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.70%) VBA
8 3 (3.70%) VBScript
9 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby
10 1 (1.23%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) Clojure
10 1 (1.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Nagios
2 9 (11.11%) logstash
3 8 (9.88%) Puppet
4 5 (6.17%) Control-M
4 5 (6.17%) Ganglia
4 5 (6.17%) Kibana
5 4 (4.94%) Icinga
6 3 (3.70%) Grafana
7 2 (2.47%) Graphite
8 1 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Splunk
2 20 (24.69%) Oracle
3 13 (16.05%) Sybase
4 11 (13.58%) IBM
5 9 (11.11%) Fidessa
6 8 (9.88%) AppDynamics
7 7 (8.64%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.64%) Sun
8 4 (4.94%) BMC
8 4 (4.94%) DataSynapse
8 4 (4.94%) ION Trading
8 4 (4.94%) TIBCO
8 4 (4.94%) Veritas
9 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.23%) Cognos
9 1 (1.23%) SmartStream