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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Memory Management
Rank 614 563 577
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +14
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 50 84 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.15% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 48 37
Median daily rate £375 £416 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% +0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £643 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00

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
45575 44729 42342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.54% 78.84% 77.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30101 27892 26461
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 £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1297 1209
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 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 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 1 May 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 -35 50 £375 -9.90% 15
South East -15 28 £363 +11.00% 4
Berkshire +11 15 £375 +7.14%
Reading +4 12 £375 +7.14%
London -50 11 £425 -5.55% 6
Yorkshire - 9 £388 - 1
Hampshire -7 8 £275 -8.33% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £388 - 1
Leeds - 8 £388 - 1
Hook -1 4 £283 -13.90%
Tunbridge Wells -10 4 - - 2
Kent -30 4 - - 2
City of London +40 2 £375 -16.66%
North West -11 2 £370 +5.71% 1
Basingstoke - 2 £275 -
Manchester -7 1 £350 -2.09% 1
Surrey -10 1 £388 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £390 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Farnham - 1 £388 - 1

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 79 (54.48%) Multithreading
2 68 (46.90%) C++
3 64 (44.14%) Software Engineering
4 55 (37.93%) Linux
5 54 (37.24%) C
6 51 (35.17%) OO
7 48 (33.10%) Java
8 44 (30.34%) Python
9 43 (29.66%) NUnit
9 43 (29.66%) GoogleTest
10 41 (28.28%) Unit Testing
11 40 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (26.21%) Unix
13 36 (24.83%) UML
13 36 (24.83%) OOD
13 36 (24.83%) Integration Testing
14 35 (24.14%) Security Cleared
14 35 (24.14%) Subversion
14 35 (24.14%) Derivative
14 35 (24.14%) Use Case
14 35 (24.14%) Ant
14 35 (24.14%) Project Management
15 34 (23.45%) Configuration Management
16 33 (22.76%) ClearCase
16 33 (22.76%) CppUnit
16 33 (22.76%) System Integration Testing
17 31 (21.38%) Requirements Analysis
17 31 (21.38%) TDD
18 28 (19.31%) SC Cleared
18 28 (19.31%) XML

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 (4.83%) Node.js
2 6 (4.14%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.45%) IIS
3 5 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.07%) Confluence
4 3 (2.07%) JBoss
4 3 (2.07%) Jetty
5 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.69%) Apache
6 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (9.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) Office 365
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.07%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.48%) HTTP
2 17 (11.72%) TCP/IP
3 12 (8.28%) Internet
4 5 (3.45%) SSL
5 4 (2.76%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.38%) VoIP
7 1 (0.69%) AMQP
7 1 (0.69%) Multicast
7 1 (0.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.83%) Hadoop
1 7 (4.83%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.45%) Big Data
3 5 (3.45%) Datazen
3 5 (3.45%) MySQL
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.38%) SQLite
7 1 (0.69%) DB2
7 1 (0.69%) Event Store
7 1 (0.69%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 43 (29.66%) GoogleTest
1 43 (29.66%) NUnit
2 35 (24.14%) Ant
2 35 (24.14%) Subversion
3 33 (22.76%) ClearCase
3 33 (22.76%) CppUnit
4 9 (6.21%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.52%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.76%) JUnit
6 4 (2.76%) Maven
7 3 (2.07%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.07%) FishEye
7 3 (2.07%) GitLab
7 3 (2.07%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.07%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.07%) VisualVM
7 3 (2.07%) Xcode
8 2 (1.38%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.38%) Calabash
8 2 (1.38%) Grunt
General
1 16 (11.03%) Banking
2 15 (10.34%) Finance
3 10 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.52%) Games
5 6 (4.14%) French Language
6 5 (3.45%) Front Office
6 5 (3.45%) German Language
6 5 (3.45%) Italian Language
6 5 (3.45%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.76%) Retail
8 2 (1.38%) Marketing
8 2 (1.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 102 (70.34%) Developer
2 31 (21.38%) C Developer
3 28 (19.31%) Java Developer
4 21 (14.48%) iOS Developer
5 16 (11.03%) Software Engineer
6 14 (9.66%) C++ Developer
6 14 (9.66%) Senior Developer
7 13 (8.97%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (7.59%) C Software Engineer
9 10 (6.90%) Android Developer
9 10 (6.90%) C/C++ Developer
9 10 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.52%) Low Latency Java Developer
12 6 (4.14%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.14%) Escalation Engineer
12 6 (4.14%) Senior Android Developer
13 4 (2.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.31%) XML
2 24 (16.55%) JSON
3 19 (13.10%) .NET
4 16 (11.03%) RESTful
5 14 (9.66%) Core Animation
6 13 (8.97%) Web Services
7 12 (8.28%) .NET Framework
7 12 (8.28%) FIX Protocol
7 12 (8.28%) HTML
8 10 (6.90%) LINQ
9 9 (6.21%) REST
10 8 (5.52%) Android SDK
10 8 (5.52%) CSS
10 8 (5.52%) Java EE
10 8 (5.52%) Spring
11 7 (4.83%) Hibernate
12 6 (4.14%) ASP.NET
12 6 (4.14%) Entity Framework
12 6 (4.14%) HTML5
12 6 (4.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.14%) Derivative
2 28 (19.31%) Data Structures
3 27 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (13.79%) Algorithms
5 19 (13.10%) Computer Science
5 19 (13.10%) Mobile App
6 17 (11.72%) iPad
6 17 (11.72%) iPhone
7 16 (11.03%) Cryptography
8 15 (10.34%) Animation
9 11 (7.59%) Equities
10 8 (5.52%) Fintech
11 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (2.76%) User Experience
14 3 (2.07%) Client/Server
14 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
14 3 (2.07%) Online Games
15 2 (1.38%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 55 (37.93%) Linux
2 38 (26.21%) Unix
3 23 (15.86%) Apple iOS
4 20 (13.79%) Android
5 16 (11.03%) Windows
6 3 (2.07%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.69%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (0.69%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (54.48%) Multithreading
2 64 (44.14%) Software Engineering
3 51 (35.17%) OO
4 41 (28.28%) Unit Testing
5 40 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (24.83%) Integration Testing
6 36 (24.83%) OOD
6 36 (24.83%) UML
7 35 (24.14%) Project Management
7 35 (24.14%) Use Case
8 34 (23.45%) Configuration Management
9 33 (22.76%) System Integration Testing
10 31 (21.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 31 (21.38%) TDD
11 21 (14.48%) iOS Development
12 19 (13.10%) Low Latency
13 18 (12.41%) Mentoring
14 17 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (11.72%) Mobile Development
15 16 (11.03%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (46.90%) C++
2 54 (37.24%) C
3 48 (33.10%) Java
4 44 (30.34%) Python
5 20 (13.79%) C#
6 18 (12.41%) SQL
7 16 (11.03%) VB.NET
8 14 (9.66%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.14%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.14%) Scala
9 6 (4.14%) VBScript
10 5 (3.45%) R
10 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.07%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.38%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.38%) VB
13 1 (0.69%) F#
Qualifications
1 35 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 28 (19.31%) SC Cleared
3 17 (11.72%) Degree
4 3 (2.07%) MCSD
4 3 (2.07%) MCSE
4 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.69%) KVM
1 1 (0.69%) Varnish
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.38%) Ansible
2 2 (1.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.69%) MOM
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.69%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (9.66%) Apple
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.28%) Oracle
3 11 (7.59%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.45%) Google
5 4 (2.76%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.07%) Perforce
6 3 (2.07%) Rally
6 3 (2.07%) Remedy
7 2 (1.38%) Facebook
7 2 (1.38%) Twitter
8 1 (0.69%) QNX
8 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.69%) VMware
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