The table below looks at the statistics for Memory Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Memory Management over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Memory Management
Rank 535 549 479
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -70
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 77 45 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.084% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 56
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £544 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £288
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +34.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42640 40307 34513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.39% 74.95% 73.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26680 25279 20562
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1247 1176 1030
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.99 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Memory Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Memory Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Memory Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Memory Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Memory Management within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Memory Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Memory Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Memory Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Memory Management
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Memory Management within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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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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 +15 75 £438 +2.94% 19
London +2 37 £450 - 10
South East +11 30 £313 +3.22% 4
Hampshire +2 17 £300 +0.16% 2
City of London +21 7 £450 - 1
Kent - 7 - - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 7 - - 2
Hook -7 5 £263 -12.35%
Berkshire -2 4 £350 -
Reading +2 3 £350 -
North West - 3 £333 - 1
Surrey - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £300 -
North East - 2 - -
South West +11 1 £398 +22.30% 2
East of England +2 1 - - 1
Scotland +1 1 £400 +14.28%
Bristol +1 1 £398 +22.30% 1
Glasgow -2 1 £400 +14.28%
Leicester - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £300 -
Manchester - 1 £365 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management.

1 73 (51.41%) Multithreading
2 62 (43.66%) OO
3 51 (35.92%) Software Engineering
4 50 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (33.10%) UNIX
6 45 (31.69%) C++
6 45 (31.69%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (30.99%) Linux
8 43 (30.28%) C
9 42 (29.58%) Subversion
10 41 (28.87%) Java
11 40 (28.17%) Derivative
11 40 (28.17%) Apple iOS
12 39 (27.46%) UML
13 37 (26.06%) OOD
13 37 (26.06%) iOS Development
14 36 (25.35%) Use Case
15 35 (24.65%) NUnit
15 35 (24.65%) GoogleTest
15 35 (24.65%) CppUnit
15 35 (24.65%) ClearCase
15 35 (24.65%) Configuration Management
16 34 (23.94%) .NET
17 33 (23.24%) Banking
18 32 (22.54%) XML
19 31 (21.83%) Unit Testing
19 31 (21.83%) Security Cleared
20 28 (19.72%) JSON
21 27 (19.01%) Integration Testing
21 27 (19.01%) SC Cleared

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.82%) IIS
2 3 (2.11%) Node.js
3 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.41%) JBoss
3 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.41%) Jetty
3 2 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) HTTP
2 5 (3.52%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.82%) SSL
3 4 (2.82%) Internet
4 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) RDBMS
2 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.82%) Ingres
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.70%) Big Data
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) QlikView
5 1 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 42 (29.58%) Subversion
2 35 (24.65%) NUnit
2 35 (24.65%) CppUnit
2 35 (24.65%) ClearCase
2 35 (24.65%) GoogleTest
3 27 (19.01%) Ant
4 18 (12.68%) Rational Rose
4 18 (12.68%) Xcode
5 12 (8.45%) CruiseControl
6 11 (7.75%) Jenkins
6 11 (7.75%) Git (software)
7 10 (7.04%) ProC
8 7 (4.93%) Maven
9 6 (4.23%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.52%) Appium
11 4 (2.82%) Calabash
12 3 (2.11%) ClearQuest
12 3 (2.11%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.41%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 33 (23.24%) Banking
2 19 (13.38%) Investment Banking
3 17 (11.97%) Finance
4 10 (7.04%) Front Office
5 3 (2.11%) Publishing
5 3 (2.11%) Games
6 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.41%) Marketing
6 2 (1.41%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Law
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (67.61%) Developer
2 28 (19.72%) iOS Developer
3 21 (14.79%) Technical Leader
4 15 (10.56%) Java Developer
5 12 (8.45%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.04%) Android Developer
8 9 (6.34%) C Developer
8 9 (6.34%) C++ Developer
8 9 (6.34%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.63%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (3.52%) Programmer
11 5 (3.52%) Web Developer
12 4 (2.82%) Support Engineer
12 4 (2.82%) Architect
12 4 (2.82%) Senior Android Developer
12 4 (2.82%) AWS Developer
12 4 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
13 2 (1.41%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.94%) .NET
2 32 (22.54%) XML
3 28 (19.72%) JSON
4 21 (14.79%) HTML
5 19 (13.38%) .NET Framework
6 17 (11.97%) Web Services
7 16 (11.27%) WCF
8 15 (10.56%) REST
9 14 (9.86%) WPF
9 14 (9.86%) Motif
10 13 (9.15%) Cocoa
11 11 (7.75%) CSS
11 11 (7.75%) RESTful
11 11 (7.75%) HTML5
12 10 (7.04%) Cocoa Touch
12 10 (7.04%) Unity DI Container
13 9 (6.34%) SOAP
14 8 (5.63%) OpenGL
15 7 (4.93%) Ajax
15 7 (4.93%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 45 (31.69%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (28.17%) Derivative
3 25 (17.61%) Mobile App
4 22 (15.49%) Computer Science
5 14 (9.86%) iPad
6 13 (9.15%) Data Structures
7 12 (8.45%) iPhone
8 11 (7.75%) Equity Derivative
8 11 (7.75%) Inversion of Control
9 10 (7.04%) Management Information System
10 7 (4.93%) User Experience
11 6 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (3.52%) Client/Server
12 5 (3.52%) N-Tier
12 5 (3.52%) Animation
12 5 (3.52%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (2.82%) Algorithms
14 3 (2.11%) Open Source
14 3 (2.11%) Streaming Video
14 3 (2.11%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 47 (33.10%) UNIX
2 44 (30.99%) Linux
3 40 (28.17%) Apple iOS
4 25 (17.61%) Windows
5 20 (14.08%) Android
6 4 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.41%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (51.41%) Multithreading
2 62 (43.66%) OO
3 51 (35.92%) Software Engineering
4 50 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (27.46%) UML
6 37 (26.06%) OOD
6 37 (26.06%) iOS Development
7 36 (25.35%) Use Case
8 35 (24.65%) Configuration Management
9 31 (21.83%) Unit Testing
10 27 (19.01%) Integration Testing
11 25 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (16.90%) Project Management
13 22 (15.49%) TDD
14 20 (14.08%) Mobile Development
15 18 (12.68%) Unified Process
15 18 (12.68%) RUP
16 16 (11.27%) SOA
17 15 (10.56%) Android Development
18 14 (9.86%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 45 (31.69%) C++
2 43 (30.28%) C
3 41 (28.87%) Java
4 23 (16.20%) SQL
5 19 (13.38%) C#
5 19 (13.38%) JavaScript
5 19 (13.38%) Objective-C
6 9 (6.34%) Python
7 4 (2.82%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.82%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.70%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.70%) Scala
10 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (21.83%) Security Cleared
2 27 (19.01%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.38%) Apple
3 13 (9.15%) Google
4 10 (7.04%) Infragistics
5 6 (4.23%) Oracle
6 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.41%) Perforce
7 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.70%) Tableau
8 1 (0.70%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.70%) Facebook
8 1 (0.70%) Twitter
8 1 (0.70%) Kony
8 1 (0.70%) VMware
8 1 (0.70%) SAP
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