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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Memory Management
Rank 606 560 526
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -34
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 27 50 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 39
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£475 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £345 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £370 £351
% change year-on-year
-32.43% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
45685 42476 39076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.18% 76.04% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29782 26353 24011
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1243 1161 1109
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 8 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 4 September 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 -20 26 £475 +16.92% 7
London 0 19 £500 +17.64% 1
South East -21 7 £250 -28.57% 1
City of London +8 6 £538 +2.38% 1
Hampshire +2 4 £250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 - -
Kent - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £250 -

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 54 (49.09%) OO
2 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (40.91%) Multithreading
4 38 (34.55%) Software Engineering
5 34 (30.91%) XML
6 33 (30.00%) C++
6 33 (30.00%) JSON
7 32 (29.09%) Apple iOS
8 31 (28.18%) Mobile App
8 31 (28.18%) .NET
8 31 (28.18%) Linux
9 30 (27.27%) iOS Development
10 29 (26.36%) C
11 25 (22.73%) UML
11 25 (22.73%) Mobile Development
12 24 (21.82%) Unit Testing
13 23 (20.91%) Use Case
14 22 (20.00%) UNIX
14 22 (20.00%) TDD
14 22 (20.00%) Objective-C
14 22 (20.00%) Finance
15 21 (19.09%) OOD
15 21 (19.09%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (19.09%) Security Cleared
15 21 (19.09%) Derivative
16 20 (18.18%) Android
16 20 (18.18%) WCF
16 20 (18.18%) Web Services
16 20 (18.18%) C#
16 20 (18.18%) SQL

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.64%) IIS
2 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.82%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.82%) JBoss
3 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.91%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) PaaS
2 1 (0.91%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) HTTP
2 5 (4.55%) Bluetooth
3 4 (3.64%) SSL
3 4 (3.64%) Internet
4 1 (0.91%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) MySQL
3 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) NUnit
1 15 (13.64%) GoogleTest
2 14 (12.73%) Subversion
3 12 (10.91%) ClearCase
4 11 (10.00%) Ant
4 11 (10.00%) CppUnit
5 9 (8.18%) Xcode
6 7 (6.36%) Rational Rose
7 6 (5.45%) ProC
7 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.45%) Calabash
7 6 (5.45%) Appium
8 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.91%) Mockito
10 1 (0.91%) GDB
10 1 (0.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.91%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (16.36%) Banking
3 12 (10.91%) Front Office
4 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Games
6 3 (2.73%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.73%) Marketing
6 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.82%) Electronics
7 2 (1.82%) Retail
8 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.91%) Publishing
8 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (68.18%) Developer
2 23 (20.91%) iOS Developer
3 15 (13.64%) Technical Leader
4 12 (10.91%) Android Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.18%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.18%) C Developer
7 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.36%) C++ Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Programmer
10 4 (3.64%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Consultant
10 4 (3.64%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.64%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior iOS Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.91%) XML
2 33 (30.00%) JSON
3 31 (28.18%) .NET
4 20 (18.18%) Web Services
4 20 (18.18%) WCF
5 18 (16.36%) REST
6 15 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 15 (13.64%) SOAP
7 12 (10.91%) Cocoa
7 12 (10.91%) WPF
8 11 (10.00%) HTML
9 10 (9.09%) OpenGL
9 10 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
10 7 (6.36%) RESTful
11 6 (5.45%) Android SDK
11 6 (5.45%) Task Parallel Library
12 5 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
13 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.64%) iOS SDK
13 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.18%) Mobile App
2 21 (19.09%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (19.09%) Derivative
3 18 (16.36%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.09%) iPhone
4 10 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 10 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 9 (8.18%) iPad
6 6 (5.45%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.45%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (4.55%) Equities
7 5 (4.55%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (3.64%) Clustering
8 4 (3.64%) Replication
8 4 (3.64%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.73%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.09%) Apple iOS
2 31 (28.18%) Linux
3 22 (20.00%) UNIX
4 20 (18.18%) Android
5 10 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.09%) OO
2 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (40.91%) Multithreading
4 38 (34.55%) Software Engineering
5 30 (27.27%) iOS Development
6 25 (22.73%) Mobile Development
6 25 (22.73%) UML
7 24 (21.82%) Unit Testing
8 23 (20.91%) Use Case
9 22 (20.00%) TDD
10 21 (19.09%) OOD
11 18 (16.36%) Android Development
12 17 (15.45%) Garbage Collection
13 15 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (11.82%) System Integration Testing
14 13 (11.82%) Integration Testing
14 13 (11.82%) Refactoring
15 12 (10.91%) Configuration Management
15 12 (10.91%) Software Delivery
16 11 (10.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.00%) C++
2 29 (26.36%) C
3 22 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 20 (18.18%) C#
4 20 (18.18%) SQL
5 17 (15.45%) Java
6 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 8 (7.27%) VB.NET
8 7 (6.36%) Apple Swift
9 6 (5.45%) Python
10 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.82%) Perl
11 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.91%) PHP
12 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.91%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (19.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.55%) Degree
3 9 (8.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) MCT
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (13.64%) Apple
2 14 (12.73%) Google
3 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.45%) Infragistics
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle
6 3 (2.73%) IBM
6 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.73%) Facebook
7 2 (1.82%) Twitter
7 2 (1.82%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (0.91%) BEA
8 1 (0.91%) Informatica
8 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.91%) Sitecore
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £525 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 17 hours ago