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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RedGate
Rank 646 649 559
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -90
Contract jobs citing RedGate 14 25 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.057% 0.100% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 23
Median daily rate £325 £410 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% -11.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £330 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £650 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £380 £468
% change year-on-year
-14.47% -18.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -

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
24383 25108 24277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.16% 44.01% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14778 13404
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1086 1062
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 18 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 27 July 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 -26 13 £325 -20.73% 11
South West +7 5 £325 -7.14%
Gloucestershire - 4 £325 -
South East -1 3 £331 -19.20% 2
London -9 3 £450 +2.85% 4
Surrey -4 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £375 -
West Midlands - 1 £300 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £296 -
North East - 1 £296 -
Wiltshire - 1 £320 -
Staffordshire - 1 £300 -
Edinburgh - 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £313 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Redhill - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £296 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £313 -

RedGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 35 (97.22%) SQL
2 27 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (63.89%) .NET
4 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (52.78%) C#
6 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (41.67%) HTML
7 15 (41.67%) jQuery
8 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
8 14 (38.89%) CSS
8 14 (38.89%) MVC
9 13 (36.11%) Windows
9 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
11 11 (30.56%) HTML5
11 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
12 10 (27.78%) JSON
12 10 (27.78%) WCF
13 9 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
13 9 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (25.00%) LINQ
13 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
13 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

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 5 (13.89%) Confluence
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Sage CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
9 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 7 (19.44%) JIRA
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) Moq
6 1 (2.78%) NUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) WiX
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) DBA
3 14 (38.89%) .NET Developer
4 13 (36.11%) Administrator
5 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
6 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (27.78%) SQL DBA
7 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
10 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Database Developer
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Database Developer
10 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) jQuery
3 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 14 (38.89%) CSS
4 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
5 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
5 11 (30.56%) HTML5
6 10 (27.78%) JSON
6 10 (27.78%) WCF
7 9 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
7 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (25.00%) LINQ
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (13.89%) CSS3
10 3 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
2 6 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) MVC
2 6 (16.67%) CRM
2 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
3 5 (13.89%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Database Security
6 2 (5.56%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
7 1 (2.78%) OOP
7 1 (2.78%) SOA
7 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) SQL
2 27 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 19 (52.78%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.56%) VBScript
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) MCTS
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) DBAmp
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Twitter
2 5 (13.89%) CommVault
2 5 (13.89%) IDERA
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Sage
2 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.56%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
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