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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Memory Management
Rank 531 514 494
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 61 56 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 42
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £350 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £327 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.52% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50

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
40533 37796 34894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.73% 73.83% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23240 20514
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1172 1415
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 30 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 24 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -24 60 £400 - 8
London +7 33 £415 +3.75% 1
South East -14 21 £305 -18.74% 4
Hampshire -3 20 £305 -12.25% 2
Hook -7 10 £305 -0.75%
City of London -2 4 £425 -12.82%
North West - 4 £350 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
South West - 1 £388 -
Scotland - 1 £400 -
Bristol - 1 £388 -
Camberley - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
Northwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 52 (51.49%) OO
2 45 (44.55%) Java
3 41 (40.59%) Multithreading
4 34 (33.66%) TDD
5 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (28.71%) Linux
6 29 (28.71%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (27.72%) Subversion
8 27 (26.73%) Apple iOS
8 27 (26.73%) Windows
9 25 (24.75%) UNIX
9 25 (24.75%) OOD
9 25 (24.75%) Derivative
10 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
10 24 (23.76%) C
10 24 (23.76%) XML
11 23 (22.77%) C++
11 23 (22.77%) SQL
11 23 (22.77%) iOS Development
12 22 (21.78%) .NET
13 21 (20.79%) NUnit
13 21 (20.79%) Low Latency
14 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (19.80%) GoogleTest
14 20 (19.80%) UML
15 19 (18.81%) ClearCase
15 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
15 19 (18.81%) Banking
15 19 (18.81%) Configuration Management
15 19 (18.81%) CppUnit

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (10.89%) WebSphere
2 10 (9.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.95%) Node.js
4 3 (2.97%) Apache
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) MS Project
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.90%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.93%) Ingres
3 7 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.94%) DB2
4 6 (5.94%) SQLite
5 3 (2.97%) MySQL
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.99%) OLAP
7 1 (0.99%) MS Access
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Subversion
2 21 (20.79%) NUnit
3 20 (19.80%) GoogleTest
4 19 (18.81%) CppUnit
4 19 (18.81%) ClearCase
5 17 (16.83%) Xcode
6 15 (14.85%) Ant
7 14 (13.86%) Maven
7 14 (13.86%) Jenkins
8 12 (11.88%) CruiseControl
9 10 (9.90%) Rational Rose
10 9 (8.91%) JMeter
11 8 (7.92%) ProC
11 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
12 7 (6.93%) Selenium
13 6 (5.94%) TestNG
13 6 (5.94%) ClearQuest
13 6 (5.94%) Cucumber
14 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
14 4 (3.96%) JIRA
General
1 19 (18.81%) Banking
2 15 (14.85%) Finance
3 11 (10.89%) Investment Banking
4 9 (8.91%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Games
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (76.24%) Developer
2 21 (20.79%) iOS Developer
3 20 (19.80%) Java Developer
4 15 (14.85%) Technical Leader
5 14 (13.86%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.92%) C Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (7.92%) C++ Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Android Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.97%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Credit Risk Developer
10 2 (1.98%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (1.98%) .NET Architect
10 2 (1.98%) Web Architect
10 2 (1.98%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (1.98%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.76%) XML
2 22 (21.78%) .NET
3 19 (18.81%) JSON
4 18 (17.82%) Spring
5 16 (15.84%) HTML
6 15 (14.85%) .NET Framework
7 14 (13.86%) Motif
7 14 (13.86%) Web Services
8 12 (11.88%) WCF
9 11 (10.89%) iOS SDK
9 11 (10.89%) REST
9 11 (10.89%) Hibernate
9 11 (10.89%) Java EE
9 11 (10.89%) CSS
10 9 (8.91%) J2EE
10 9 (8.91%) CSS3
10 9 (8.91%) HTML5
10 9 (8.91%) Unity DI Container
11 8 (7.92%) AngularJS
11 8 (7.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Derivative
2 20 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.90%) Algorithms
3 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.91%) Equity Derivative
4 9 (8.91%) Data Structures
4 9 (8.91%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (7.92%) iPhone
5 8 (7.92%) iPad
6 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.94%) User Experience
7 5 (4.95%) Credit Risk
7 5 (4.95%) Market Risk
7 5 (4.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.96%) W3C
8 4 (3.96%) Wiki
9 2 (1.98%) Statistics
9 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.71%) Linux
2 27 (26.73%) Windows
2 27 (26.73%) Apple iOS
3 25 (24.75%) UNIX
4 13 (12.87%) Android
5 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.94%) Windows Phone
7 4 (3.96%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (51.49%) OO
2 41 (40.59%) Multithreading
3 34 (33.66%) TDD
4 32 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (28.71%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (24.75%) OOD
7 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
8 23 (22.77%) iOS Development
9 21 (20.79%) Low Latency
10 20 (19.80%) UML
11 19 (18.81%) Configuration Management
11 19 (18.81%) Use Case
12 15 (14.85%) Project Management
13 14 (13.86%) Integration Testing
14 12 (11.88%) Refactoring
14 12 (11.88%) SOA
14 12 (11.88%) Reverse Engineering
15 11 (10.89%) Unit Testing
16 10 (9.90%) Automated Testing
16 10 (9.90%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.55%) Java
2 24 (23.76%) C
3 23 (22.77%) SQL
3 23 (22.77%) C++
4 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.87%) Objective-C
6 8 (7.92%) Python
7 5 (4.95%) C#
8 3 (2.97%) PHP
9 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.99%) XPath
10 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.99%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.85%) Oracle
3 9 (8.91%) HP
4 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.92%) Infragistics
5 7 (6.93%) Apple
6 4 (3.96%) Kony
7 3 (2.97%) Appcelerator
7 3 (2.97%) Yahoo!
7 3 (2.97%) Google
8 1 (0.99%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.99%) Perforce
8 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.99%) Facebook
8 1 (0.99%) Twitter
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