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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Memory Management
UK
Rank 540 514 555
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +41
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 55 104 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 69 41
Median daily rate £520 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.60% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
36798 40775 39191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.72% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24365 26369 25350
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 942 1196 1044
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 21 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -30 55 £520 +22.35% 13
London -14 21 £625 +13.63% 2
South East -11 15 £325 +15.55%
Kent - 11 £325 -
Tunbridge Wells - 9 £325 -
East of England +11 7 £330 - 7
Cambridge - 7 £330 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 7 £330 - 5
Hampshire -20 4 £299 +8.81%
West Yorkshire +14 2 £395 -12.22%
Yorkshire +10 2 £395 -7.05%
Leeds 0 2 £395 -12.22%
Hook -2 2 £324 +17.63%
Coventry - 2 £508 -
West Midlands - 2 £508 -
Cheshire +23 1 £425 +10.74%
North West +16 1 £425 +10.74%
South West +11 1 £425 +82.79% 2
Bristol +5 1 £425 +82.79%
Chester +3 1 £425 -
City of London -12 1 £350 -41.66% 1

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 40 (50.63%) C++
1 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.04%) Java
3 31 (39.24%) Linux
4 26 (32.91%) Front Office
4 26 (32.91%) Multithreading
5 21 (26.58%) Web Services
6 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
7 19 (24.05%) Android
7 19 (24.05%) Android Development
7 19 (24.05%) Python
8 18 (22.78%) Windows
8 18 (22.78%) Android SDK
9 17 (21.52%) Banking
10 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
10 16 (20.25%) XML
10 16 (20.25%) C#
10 16 (20.25%) Mobile App
11 15 (18.99%) GoogleTest
11 15 (18.99%) Release Management
11 15 (18.99%) Algorithms
11 15 (18.99%) Tick Data
11 15 (18.99%) Unix
11 15 (18.99%) Investment Banking
11 15 (18.99%) Google
12 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
12 14 (17.72%) JSON
12 14 (17.72%) OO
12 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.46%) PhD

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 8 (10.13%) Confluence
2 7 (8.86%) Apache Qpid
2 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) AMQP
1 7 (8.86%) TCP/IP
1 7 (8.86%) VoIP
1 7 (8.86%) Wireshark
2 6 (7.59%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) HTTP
4 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) Tick Data
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.99%) GoogleTest
3 9 (11.39%) Eclipse
3 9 (11.39%) NUnit
4 8 (10.13%) JIRA
5 7 (8.86%) Bitbucket
5 7 (8.86%) CMake
5 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.86%) Subversion
5 7 (8.86%) Valgrind
6 6 (7.59%) Ant
6 6 (7.59%) ClearCase
6 6 (7.59%) CppUnit
7 4 (5.06%) Android Studio
8 3 (3.80%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (32.91%) Front Office
2 17 (21.52%) Banking
3 15 (18.99%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Finance
5 5 (6.33%) French Language
5 5 (6.33%) German Language
5 5 (6.33%) Italian Language
5 5 (6.33%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.27%) Electronics
7 1 (1.27%) Games
7 1 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (83.54%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) C++ Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Java Developer
4 18 (22.78%) Android Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Java Android Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.59%) iOS Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Linux Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Messaging Support
10 3 (3.80%) C Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Development Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Development Support Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Messaging Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) Web Services
2 18 (22.78%) Android SDK
3 16 (20.25%) XML
4 14 (17.72%) JSON
5 11 (13.92%) OpenGL
5 11 (13.92%) REST
6 9 (11.39%) .NET
7 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.86%) STL
8 6 (7.59%) MAPI
8 6 (7.59%) Material Design
8 6 (7.59%) Node.js
9 5 (6.33%) RESTful
9 5 (6.33%) RxJava
10 3 (3.80%) Core Animation
10 3 (3.80%) iOS SDK
10 3 (3.80%) Matplotlib
10 3 (3.80%) NumPy
10 3 (3.80%) Pandas
10 3 (3.80%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
1 16 (20.25%) Mobile App
2 15 (18.99%) Algorithms
3 11 (13.92%) Data Structures
4 9 (11.39%) Derivative
5 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (8.86%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (8.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (5.06%) iPhone
9 3 (3.80%) Animation
9 3 (3.80%) Cryptography
10 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (39.24%) Linux
2 19 (24.05%) Android
3 18 (22.78%) Windows
4 15 (18.99%) Unix
5 7 (8.86%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.86%) CentOS
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) Multithreading
3 19 (24.05%) Android Development
4 15 (18.99%) Release Management
5 14 (17.72%) OO
5 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (13.92%) Automated Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Mobile Development
9 9 (11.39%) Low Latency
10 8 (10.13%) Integration Testing
10 8 (10.13%) OOD
10 8 (10.13%) Scrum
10 8 (10.13%) System Integration Testing
10 8 (10.13%) UML
11 7 (8.86%) Concurrent Programming
11 7 (8.86%) Project Management
11 7 (8.86%) TDD
11 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
11 7 (8.86%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.63%) C++
2 34 (43.04%) Java
3 19 (24.05%) Python
4 16 (20.25%) C#
5 10 (12.66%) Rust
6 9 (11.39%) C
7 8 (10.13%) Go
8 7 (8.86%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.86%) Perl
8 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
8 7 (8.86%) Ruby
8 7 (8.86%) VB.NET
8 7 (8.86%) VBScript
9 6 (7.59%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.80%) SQL
11 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) PhD
3 6 (7.59%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Google
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) Apple
4 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) SAP