The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedGate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RedGate over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Gate Software.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RedGate
Rank 608 618 623
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing RedGate 30 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.057% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.13% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 4
Median daily rate £413 £350 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £397 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £285
% change year-on-year
- +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23219 23388 25202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.61% 42.76% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14200 13712 14855
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 883 974 1212
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

RedGate
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RedGate Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RedGate
Daily Rate Trend

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

RedGate Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RedGate
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RedGate within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

RedGate Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RedGate
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RedGate within the UK.

RedGate Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RedGate
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RedGate within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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 +15 22 £400 +5.96% 6
London +1 14 £413 +9.27% 4
Wales -8 8 £475 +46.15%
Greenford - 7 £413 -
South Wales -2 6 £449 +32.96%
Newport - 6 £449 -
South West - 4 £340 -
Wiltshire - 3 £333 -
South East +14 2 £375 -2.59%
Yorkshire - 2 £275 -
Leeds - 2 £275 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £275 -
Surrey +17 1 £475 +23.37%
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £275 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £275 -

RedGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RedGate 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 RedGate.

1 36 (90.00%) SQL
2 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (57.50%) T-SQL
3 23 (57.50%) Windows
4 17 (42.50%) C#
4 17 (42.50%) .NET
5 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (32.50%) Dapper ORM
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.00%) MCITP
8 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
9 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (25.00%) Subversion
11 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
12 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (20.00%) MCDBA
12 8 (20.00%) MySQL
12 8 (20.00%) Oracle
12 8 (20.00%) IIS
12 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
13 7 (17.50%) NUnit

RedGate
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 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (20.00%) MySQL
7 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (7.50%) OLTP
9 2 (5.00%) Data Mart
9 2 (5.00%) OLAP
9 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.00%) WhereScape RED
10 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Subversion
2 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (17.50%) NUnit
4 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.00%) JIRA
7 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.50%) Selenium
7 1 (2.50%) WiX
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) DBA
2 18 (45.00%) Developer
3 15 (37.50%) SQL DBA
4 14 (35.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Developer
6 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
7 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Administrator
9 4 (10.00%) Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
9 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) Build Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Production DBA
10 2 (5.00%) Release Analyst
10 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) Dapper ORM
3 12 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (17.50%) ADO
4 7 (17.50%) Web Services
5 6 (15.00%) CSS
5 6 (15.00%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) HTML5
5 6 (15.00%) jQuery
5 6 (15.00%) JSON
5 6 (15.00%) LINQ
5 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (15.00%) WCF
6 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Clustering
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.50%) Replication
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 7 (17.50%) DevOps
2 7 (17.50%) WFM
3 6 (15.00%) High Availability
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) ETL
7 2 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.00%) MVVM
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) SQL
2 23 (57.50%) T-SQL
3 17 (42.50%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) VB
5 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (30.00%) MCITP
3 8 (20.00%) MCDBA
4 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) Degree
6 2 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) Rackspace
4 6 (15.00%) Twitter
5 2 (5.00%) Greenplum
5 2 (5.00%) IDERA
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.00%) Tableau
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
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