The table below looks at the statistics for Memory Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Memory Management over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Memory Management
Rank 586 585 525
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -60
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 64 60 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 57
Median daily rate £363 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £373
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -16.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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
44681 45476 42373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 79.84% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29558 29423 26292
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Memory Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Memory Management within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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 -9 64 £363 -19.44% 15
South East +32 39 £313 +2.37% 2
Hampshire +7 21 £313 +2.37% 1
Kent +19 14 - - 1
Tunbridge Wells +11 14 - - 1
East of England +28 10 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 10 £350 -
Cambridge - 10 £350 -
Hook +8 8 £320 +11.79%
London -29 8 £463 +2.77% 10
Yorkshire - 5 £413 - 1
Leeds - 5 £413 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £413 - 1
North West +2 2 £390 -11.36% 1
Cheshire - 2 £390 -
City of London +29 1 £400 -20.00% 2
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management.

1 56 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (41.07%) C++
4 44 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 36 (32.14%) XML
5 36 (32.14%) OO
6 34 (30.36%) C
7 33 (29.46%) Linux
7 33 (29.46%) JSON
8 31 (27.68%) Security Cleared
8 31 (27.68%) Web Services
9 30 (26.79%) Apple iOS
10 29 (25.89%) SC Cleared
10 29 (25.89%) Unix
11 28 (25.00%) Java
11 28 (25.00%) Python
11 28 (25.00%) Mobile App
12 27 (24.11%) iOS Development
12 27 (24.11%) GoogleTest
12 27 (24.11%) NUnit
13 26 (23.21%) OOD
13 26 (23.21%) UML
13 26 (23.21%) Integration Testing
13 26 (23.21%) Android
14 25 (22.32%) Derivative
15 24 (21.43%) Subversion
15 24 (21.43%) Project Management
15 24 (21.43%) Configuration Management
15 24 (21.43%) Android Development
15 24 (21.43%) System Integration Testing

Memory Management
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 7 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.46%) IIS
3 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) MS Project
2 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Office 365
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) HTTP
2 13 (11.61%) Internet
3 5 (4.46%) SSL
4 3 (2.68%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.46%) Big Data
2 4 (3.57%) Datazen
2 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.79%) SQLite
5 1 (0.89%) Event Store
5 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.89%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (24.11%) GoogleTest
1 27 (24.11%) NUnit
2 24 (21.43%) Subversion
3 22 (19.64%) Ant
4 21 (18.75%) ClearCase
4 21 (18.75%) CppUnit
5 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
6 10 (8.93%) Xcode
7 9 (8.04%) Mercurial
8 6 (5.36%) Android Studio
8 6 (5.36%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.68%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.68%) Rational Rose
11 2 (1.79%) Calabash
11 2 (1.79%) JUnit
12 1 (0.89%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.89%) CodeRush
12 1 (0.89%) Gradle
12 1 (0.89%) Mockito
General
1 7 (6.25%) French Language
2 6 (5.36%) Banking
2 6 (5.36%) German Language
2 6 (5.36%) Italian Language
2 6 (5.36%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.68%) Finance
4 2 (1.79%) Electronics
4 2 (1.79%) Front Office
4 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Military
4 2 (1.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (79.46%) Developer
2 27 (24.11%) iOS Developer
3 23 (20.54%) Android Developer
4 21 (18.75%) C Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.93%) C/C++ Developer
6 10 (8.93%) C++ Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Senior Android Developer
10 6 (5.36%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 6 (5.36%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Escalation Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (3.57%) .NET Developer
12 4 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.14%) XML
2 33 (29.46%) JSON
3 31 (27.68%) Web Services
4 19 (16.96%) REST
5 18 (16.07%) .NET
5 18 (16.07%) Android SDK
6 16 (14.29%) OpenGL
7 14 (12.50%) HTML
8 11 (9.82%) Core Animation
8 11 (9.82%) RESTful
9 10 (8.93%) .NET Framework
9 10 (8.93%) Cocoa
9 10 (8.93%) Cocoa Touch
9 10 (8.93%) CSS
10 9 (8.04%) HTML5
11 8 (7.14%) RxJava
12 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET
13 6 (5.36%) Node.js
14 5 (4.46%) Entity Framework
14 5 (4.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 25 (22.32%) Derivative
3 22 (19.64%) Computer Science
3 22 (19.64%) iPhone
4 21 (18.75%) Data Structures
5 20 (17.86%) iPad
6 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (11.61%) Algorithms
7 13 (11.61%) Cryptography
8 12 (10.71%) Animation
9 4 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.68%) User Experience
11 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.79%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.79%) Handset
12 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.89%) RIA
12 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.46%) Linux
2 30 (26.79%) Apple iOS
3 29 (25.89%) Unix
4 26 (23.21%) Android
5 13 (11.61%) Windows
6 3 (2.68%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 36 (32.14%) OO
5 27 (24.11%) iOS Development
6 26 (23.21%) Integration Testing
6 26 (23.21%) OOD
6 26 (23.21%) UML
7 24 (21.43%) Android Development
7 24 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 24 (21.43%) Project Management
7 24 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
8 23 (20.54%) Unit Testing
8 23 (20.54%) Use Case
9 21 (18.75%) Mobile Development
10 16 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (12.50%) TDD
12 13 (11.61%) Automated Testing
13 11 (9.82%) Code Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.07%) C++
2 34 (30.36%) C
3 28 (25.00%) Java
3 28 (25.00%) Python
4 22 (19.64%) C#
5 16 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 12 (10.71%) Objective-C
7 7 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.25%) VBScript
8 5 (4.46%) Scala
8 5 (4.46%) SQL
9 4 (3.57%) R
9 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.79%) VB
12 1 (0.89%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.89%) F#
Qualifications
1 31 (27.68%) Security Cleared
2 29 (25.89%) SC Cleared
3 22 (19.64%) Degree
4 2 (1.79%) MCSD
4 2 (1.79%) MCSE
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Ansible
1 1 (0.89%) MOM
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
1 1 (0.89%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Apple
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle
3 3 (2.68%) Google
3 3 (2.68%) Murex
4 2 (1.79%) Remedy
4 2 (1.79%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.89%) IBM
5 1 (0.89%) TIBCO