The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NGOSS in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NGOSS over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
New Generation Operations Systems and Software (NGOSS)
Rank 639 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NGOSS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.011% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - -
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18175 17739 17537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 31.71% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11814 10738 10727
Median daily rate £425 £415 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 598 704 768
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.60 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.93 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

NGOSS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NGOSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

NGOSS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NGOSS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NGOSS within the UK.

NGOSS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NGOSS
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NGOSS within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
Berkshire - 2 £550 -
South East - 2 £550 -
England - 2 £550 -

NGOSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NGOSS 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 NGOSS.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) NetScout
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) YAML
3 2 (50.00%) OpenNMS
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Junos
3 2 (50.00%) MRTG
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Robot Framework
3 2 (50.00%) VXLAN

NGOSS
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 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) Junos
1 2 (50.00%) MRTG
1 2 (50.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) OSS Architect
1 2 (50.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Applications Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) YAML
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (50.00%) OpenNMS
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CA
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) NetScout
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) VMware