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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Memory Management
Rank 519 531 470
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -61
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 67 62 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 65
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £295 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £548 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £309 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.17% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -

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
42524 40556 34695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.26% 74.95% 73.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26500 24954 20813
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1204 1148 1126
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £51.00 £51.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 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 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 1 April 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 -6 64 £400 - 19
London +5 33 £418 -1.76% 11
South East -13 21 £350 +17.25% 6
Hampshire -2 16 £327 +9.40% 1
City of London +17 5 £563 +37.19% 4
Surrey +1 2 - -
South West +1 2 £393 +20.76% 1
Bristol -1 2 £393 +20.76%
Leatherhead - 2 - -
East of England 0 1 £210 -47.50%
Hook -13 1 £328 +10.29%
Scotland - 1 £400 -
Glasgow - 1 £400 -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
Somerset - - - -
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Bath - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Oxford - - - - 2
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 67 (52.34%) Multithreading
2 58 (45.31%) OO
3 46 (35.94%) UNIX
3 46 (35.94%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (35.16%) Software Engineering
5 43 (33.59%) Subversion
5 43 (33.59%) Linux
5 43 (33.59%) Java
6 42 (32.81%) C
6 42 (32.81%) Derivative
7 40 (31.25%) OOD
8 39 (30.47%) C++
9 38 (29.69%) UML
10 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (28.91%) NUnit
10 37 (28.91%) GoogleTest
11 36 (28.13%) CppUnit
11 36 (28.13%) Use Case
11 36 (28.13%) ClearCase
11 36 (28.13%) Configuration Management
12 34 (26.56%) Security Cleared
13 32 (25.00%) SC Cleared
13 32 (25.00%) .NET
14 31 (24.22%) Apple iOS
15 30 (23.44%) Banking
16 29 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (22.66%) Windows
16 29 (22.66%) Project Management
17 28 (21.88%) Ant
17 28 (21.88%) Integration Testing

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (5.47%) Node.js
2 3 (2.34%) IIS
3 2 (1.56%) JBoss
3 2 (1.56%) Confluence
3 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.56%) Jetty
4 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) HTTP
2 3 (2.34%) Internet
2 3 (2.34%) SSL
2 3 (2.34%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.25%) Ingres
2 8 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.47%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.91%) SQLite
5 2 (1.56%) DB2
5 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.78%) QlikView
6 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (33.59%) Subversion
2 37 (28.91%) NUnit
2 37 (28.91%) GoogleTest
3 36 (28.13%) CppUnit
3 36 (28.13%) ClearCase
4 28 (21.88%) Ant
5 21 (16.41%) Rational Rose
6 19 (14.84%) Xcode
7 16 (12.50%) CruiseControl
8 11 (8.59%) ProC
8 11 (8.59%) Jenkins
9 8 (6.25%) Git (software)
9 8 (6.25%) Maven
10 7 (5.47%) ClearQuest
11 6 (4.69%) TeamCity
12 4 (3.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 3 (2.34%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.56%) Grunt
14 2 (1.56%) GitLab
14 2 (1.56%) VisualVM
General
1 30 (23.44%) Banking
2 19 (14.84%) Investment Banking
3 13 (10.16%) Finance
4 7 (5.47%) Front Office
5 3 (2.34%) Games
6 2 (1.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (64.84%) Developer
2 22 (17.19%) iOS Developer
3 20 (15.63%) Technical Leader
4 17 (13.28%) Java Developer
5 15 (11.72%) Software Engineer
6 10 (7.81%) C Developer
7 9 (7.03%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.03%) C++ Developer
8 8 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.47%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Architect
10 6 (4.69%) Android Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Mobile Developer
12 3 (2.34%) Programmer
12 3 (2.34%) Support Engineer
12 3 (2.34%) AWS Developer
13 2 (1.56%) Analyst
13 2 (1.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.00%) .NET
2 27 (21.09%) XML
3 24 (18.75%) HTML
4 23 (17.97%) .NET Framework
5 22 (17.19%) Motif
6 19 (14.84%) JSON
7 16 (12.50%) CSS
8 15 (11.72%) WCF
9 14 (10.94%) WPF
10 13 (10.16%) HTML5
10 13 (10.16%) CSS3
10 13 (10.16%) Web Services
11 12 (9.38%) RESTful
12 11 (8.59%) Unity DI Container
13 10 (7.81%) Ajax
14 9 (7.03%) iOS SDK
14 9 (7.03%) REST
14 9 (7.03%) AngularJS
15 8 (6.25%) Task Parallel Library
15 8 (6.25%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 46 (35.94%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (32.81%) Derivative
3 15 (11.72%) Data Structures
4 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
5 12 (9.38%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (9.38%) Equity Derivative
6 11 (8.59%) iPad
7 10 (7.81%) Mobile App
7 10 (7.81%) Algorithms
8 9 (7.03%) Management Information System
9 8 (6.25%) iPhone
10 7 (5.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (5.47%) User Experience
11 5 (3.91%) Animation
12 4 (3.13%) W3C
13 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
13 3 (2.34%) Equities
13 3 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (1.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.94%) UNIX
2 43 (33.59%) Linux
3 31 (24.22%) Apple iOS
4 29 (22.66%) Windows
5 13 (10.16%) Android
6 9 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.69%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.34%) Multithreading
2 58 (45.31%) OO
3 45 (35.16%) Software Engineering
4 40 (31.25%) OOD
5 38 (29.69%) UML
6 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (28.13%) Use Case
7 36 (28.13%) Configuration Management
8 29 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (22.66%) Project Management
9 28 (21.88%) Integration Testing
10 27 (21.09%) iOS Development
11 25 (19.53%) TDD
12 22 (17.19%) Unit Testing
13 21 (16.41%) RUP
13 21 (16.41%) Unified Process
14 16 (12.50%) SOA
14 16 (12.50%) Refactoring
14 16 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
15 15 (11.72%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 43 (33.59%) Java
2 42 (32.81%) C
3 39 (30.47%) C++
4 27 (21.09%) SQL
5 23 (17.97%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.28%) C#
7 13 (10.16%) Objective-C
8 11 (8.59%) Python
9 3 (2.34%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (26.56%) Security Cleared
2 32 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.91%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) Apple
3 11 (8.59%) Infragistics
4 9 (7.03%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.69%) Google
6 5 (3.91%) Oracle
6 5 (3.91%) Kony
7 4 (3.13%) Appcelerator
8 2 (1.56%) Perforce
8 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.78%) Tableau
9 1 (0.78%) Facebook
9 1 (0.78%) Twitter
9 1 (0.78%) HP
9 1 (0.78%) VMware
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