The table below looks at the statistics for JProfiler skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JProfiler over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JProfiler
Rank 580 602 585
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Contract jobs citing JProfiler 44 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.027% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.20% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 6 0
Average daily rate £363 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £328 -
% change year-on-year
+10.68% -
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7651 7001 5948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.86% 13.55% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5107 4702 3757
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 127 129
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.40 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.47 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

JProfiler
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JProfiler within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JProfiler Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JProfiler
Daily Rate Trend

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

JProfiler Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JProfiler
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JProfiler within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

JProfiler Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JProfiler
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JProfiler within the UK.

JProfiler Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JProfiler
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JProfiler within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
Scotland +31 39 £363 +11.53% 2
Edinburgh +26 39 £363 +11.53% 2
England -35 5 £340 +3.03% 2
Slough - 3 £250 -
Berkshire - 3 £250 -
South East - 3 £250 - 1
London +1 2 £475 +8.57%

JProfiler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JProfiler 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 JProfiler.

1 64 (98.46%) Java
2 59 (90.77%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (87.69%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (83.08%) Eclipse
5 51 (78.46%) Java EE
6 46 (70.77%) TDD
6 46 (70.77%) SOA
7 45 (69.23%) JBoss
7 45 (69.23%) XML
8 44 (67.69%) XSLT
8 44 (67.69%) Scrum
9 43 (66.15%) Performance Monitoring
10 41 (63.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 27 (41.54%) Spring
12 23 (35.38%) J2EE
13 21 (32.31%) Hibernate
14 20 (30.77%) RESTful
15 19 (29.23%) SOAP
16 18 (27.69%) jQuery
17 17 (26.15%) WebLogic
18 16 (24.62%) Tomcat
19 15 (23.08%) WebSphere
20 13 (20.00%) Open Source
21 12 (18.46%) Waterfall
21 12 (18.46%) SDLC
22 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
22 11 (16.92%) Apache CXF
22 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
22 11 (16.92%) JSF
22 11 (16.92%) Subversion

JProfiler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JProfiler 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 JProfiler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (69.23%) JBoss
2 17 (26.15%) WebLogic
3 16 (24.62%) Tomcat
4 15 (23.08%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.62%) Apache
5 3 (4.62%) Jetty
5 3 (4.62%) nginx
6 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) FTP
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
2 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.62%) IMAP
2 3 (4.62%) IPsec
2 3 (4.62%) OpenVPN
2 3 (4.62%) SMTP
2 3 (4.62%) SNMP
2 3 (4.62%) SSL
2 3 (4.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
2 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
4 3 (4.62%) Couchbase
4 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (83.08%) Eclipse
2 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
2 11 (16.92%) JUnit
2 11 (16.92%) Subversion
3 10 (15.38%) Maven
4 8 (12.31%) Hudson
5 6 (9.23%) Selenium
6 5 (7.69%) Introscope
6 5 (7.69%) Toad
7 3 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.62%) HP UFT
7 3 (4.62%) JConsole
7 3 (4.62%) JIRA
7 3 (4.62%) JMeter
7 3 (4.62%) LoadRunner
7 3 (4.62%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (4.62%) VisualVM
7 3 (4.62%) YourKit
General
1 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (86.15%) Developer
1 56 (86.15%) Java Developer
2 20 (30.77%) Agile Developer
2 20 (30.77%) Agile Java Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (12.31%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (12.31%) UI Developer
4 8 (12.31%) XML Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Non-Functional Tester
7 2 (3.08%) Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (78.46%) Java EE
2 45 (69.23%) XML
3 44 (67.69%) XSLT
4 27 (41.54%) Spring
5 23 (35.38%) J2EE
6 21 (32.31%) Hibernate
7 20 (30.77%) RESTful
8 19 (29.23%) SOAP
9 18 (27.69%) jQuery
10 11 (16.92%) Apache CXF
10 11 (16.92%) JSF
10 11 (16.92%) Web Services
11 10 (15.38%) Drools
11 10 (15.38%) jBPM
11 10 (15.38%) RichFaces
12 8 (12.31%) Ajax
12 8 (12.31%) CSS
12 8 (12.31%) GWT
12 8 (12.31%) HTML
12 8 (12.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Algorithms
1 8 (12.31%) Client/Server
1 8 (12.31%) Ontologies
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Unix
2 6 (9.23%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Solaris
3 5 (7.69%) Windows
4 3 (4.62%) CentOS
4 3 (4.62%) Debian
4 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (90.77%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (87.69%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (70.77%) SOA
3 46 (70.77%) TDD
4 44 (67.69%) Scrum
5 43 (66.15%) Performance Monitoring
6 41 (63.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 13 (20.00%) Open Source
8 12 (18.46%) SDLC
8 12 (18.46%) Waterfall
9 10 (15.38%) BPMN
9 10 (15.38%) Workflow
10 8 (12.31%) Machine Learning
10 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
10 8 (12.31%) Web Development
11 5 (7.69%) High Availability
11 5 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
12 3 (4.62%) DevOps
12 3 (4.62%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) Java
2 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.31%) SPARQL
3 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.69%) C++
4 5 (7.69%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) VB
5 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.62%) Perl
5 3 (4.62%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) ISEB
1 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
1 3 (4.62%) FreeRADIUS
1 3 (4.62%) NFS
1 3 (4.62%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) HP SiteScope
1 5 (7.69%) nmon
2 3 (4.62%) Cacti
2 3 (4.62%) logstash
2 3 (4.62%) Nagios
2 3 (4.62%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (4.62%) Dell
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle
1 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
1 3 (4.62%) SaltStack
2 2 (3.08%) BMC
2 2 (3.08%) HP
3 1 (1.54%) hybris
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
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