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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JProfiler
Rank 566 561 534
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -27
Contract jobs citing JProfiler 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.083% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
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£360 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.16% +15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 - £400
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
7034 6005 5043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.40% 11.95% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4629 3776 3188
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 113 159
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £19.19 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £54.00 £43.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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 27 February 2015.

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 8 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 27 February 2015. 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
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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
England -17 5 £378 -18.37%
London -16 3 £438 -5.40%
City of London +16 1 £425 -
Paddington - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Essex - - - -

JProfiler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 34 (79.07%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (60.47%) JBoss
4 21 (48.84%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (46.51%) Java EE
5 20 (46.51%) SOA
6 17 (39.53%) Eclipse
6 17 (39.53%) XML
6 17 (39.53%) XSLT
6 17 (39.53%) Scrum
6 17 (39.53%) JMeter
7 16 (37.21%) VisualVM
8 15 (34.88%) TDD
9 14 (32.56%) Web Services
10 12 (27.91%) HTML
11 11 (25.58%) Subversion
11 11 (25.58%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
12 10 (23.26%) Performance Testing
12 10 (23.26%) Maven
12 10 (23.26%) Apache
13 8 (18.60%) Spring
13 8 (18.60%) SOAP
13 8 (18.60%) Linux
13 8 (18.60%) SQL
14 7 (16.28%) Oracle
14 7 (16.28%) Perl
14 7 (16.28%) UNIX
14 7 (16.28%) Windows
14 7 (16.28%) Ant

JProfiler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 26 (60.47%) JBoss
2 10 (23.26%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Confluence
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Eclipse
1 17 (39.53%) JMeter
2 16 (37.21%) VisualVM
3 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
3 11 (25.58%) Subversion
4 10 (23.26%) Maven
5 7 (16.28%) Ant
5 7 (16.28%) Gradle
5 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
6 5 (11.63%) Mercurial
6 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
6 5 (11.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (9.30%) JUnit
7 4 (9.30%) Hudson
8 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (6.98%) JIRA
9 2 (4.65%) Rational Performance Tester
10 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 21 (48.84%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Test Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Release Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Data Migration Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Tester
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) Java EE
2 17 (39.53%) XML
2 17 (39.53%) XSLT
3 14 (32.56%) Web Services
4 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 8 (18.60%) SOAP
5 8 (18.60%) Spring
6 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
6 7 (16.28%) RESTful
7 5 (11.63%) jQuery
8 4 (9.30%) GWT
8 4 (9.30%) JSF
8 4 (9.30%) Ajax
8 4 (9.30%) CSS
8 4 (9.30%) HTML5
8 4 (9.30%) D3.js
8 4 (9.30%) Vaadin
8 4 (9.30%) Apache Jena
9 3 (6.98%) Apache CXF
9 3 (6.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Open Source
2 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.30%) Ontologies
2 4 (9.30%) Chemistry
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) UNIX
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (46.51%) SOA
4 17 (39.53%) Scrum
5 15 (34.88%) TDD
6 11 (25.58%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (23.26%) Performance Testing
8 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
8 7 (16.28%) Performance Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
9 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Web Development
10 3 (6.98%) Stress Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
12 1 (2.33%) Product Management
12 1 (2.33%) Non-Functional Testing
12 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) Groovy
3 7 (16.28%) Perl
4 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) nmon
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Remedy
3 2 (4.65%) Splunk
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) hybris