The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Software AG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software AG over the 3 months to 1 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Software AG.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG
Rank 557 573 584
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Contract jobs citing Software AG 60 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.032% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.069% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £310 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.22% -18.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £257 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £27.00

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
26002 24478 26884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.45% 46.46% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14841 13808 13714
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1185 1104 1374
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.90 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Software AG
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software AG within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Software AG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software AG
Daily Rate Trend

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

Software AG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Software AG
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software AG within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Software AG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Software AG
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Software AG Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Software AG
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software AG within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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 57 £475 +53.22% 7
London +25 23 £475 +65.21% 3
South East +2 15 £440 - 2
East of England - 5 £563 - 1
Essex - 5 £563 -
Berkshire - 4 £475 - 2
Brentwood - 4 £575 -
City of London +33 3 - -
East Midlands +4 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Colchester - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1

Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Software AG 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 Software AG.

1 65 (74.71%) webMethods
2 44 (50.57%) SOA
3 43 (49.43%) IBM
4 37 (42.53%) Java
5 35 (40.23%) WebSphere
6 34 (39.08%) Python
7 31 (35.63%) SSL
8 27 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (29.89%) Linux
10 24 (27.59%) XML
10 24 (27.59%) JMS
10 24 (27.59%) Degree
10 24 (27.59%) Security Cleared
11 21 (24.14%) HTTP
11 21 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
12 20 (22.99%) UML
12 20 (22.99%) SAP
12 20 (22.99%) SaaS
13 19 (21.84%) SC Cleared
13 19 (21.84%) DataPower
13 19 (21.84%) Middleware
14 18 (20.69%) SQL
14 18 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
14 18 (20.69%) REST
15 17 (19.54%) Release Management
15 17 (19.54%) Bash Shell
15 17 (19.54%) VBA
15 17 (19.54%) Perl
15 17 (19.54%) PL/SQL
15 17 (19.54%) SOAP

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Software AG 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 Software AG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (40.23%) WebSphere
2 15 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (16.09%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (2.30%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.30%) NetWeaver
4 2 (2.30%) Apache
4 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (18.39%) ResourceLink
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.15%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.15%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.99%) SaaS
2 16 (18.39%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.30%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (2.30%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (35.63%) SSL
2 21 (24.14%) HTTP
3 4 (4.60%) Firewall
4 3 (3.45%) DMZ
5 2 (2.30%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.15%) LDAP
6 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.60%) DB2
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Subversion
1 3 (3.45%) XMLSpy
2 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.30%) JUnit
3 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.15%) VisualVM
3 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 10 (11.49%) Retail
2 9 (10.34%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Military
4 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (32.18%) Architect
1 28 (32.18%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) Integration Architect
3 10 (11.49%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) Designer
7 4 (4.60%) SOA Designer
7 4 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.60%) webMethods Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Software Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Lead Architect
9 2 (2.30%) Business Process Architect
9 2 (2.30%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.30%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) XML
1 24 (27.59%) JMS
2 21 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 19 (21.84%) Middleware
4 18 (20.69%) REST
5 17 (19.54%) SOAP
5 17 (19.54%) WSDL
6 5 (5.75%) Web Services
7 4 (4.60%) XSD
8 3 (3.45%) HTML
8 3 (3.45%) .NET
8 3 (3.45%) XSLT
9 2 (2.30%) Apache Axis
9 2 (2.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (2.30%) JSON
9 2 (2.30%) Java RMI
9 2 (2.30%) J2SE
9 2 (2.30%) Swing
9 2 (2.30%) COM+
9 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (21.84%) DataPower
3 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.20%) Clustering
4 4 (4.60%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.30%) Open Source
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.89%) Linux
2 16 (18.39%) AIX
3 6 (6.90%) Windows
4 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) SUSE
5 1 (1.15%) UNIX
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.57%) SOA
2 20 (22.99%) UML
3 18 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 17 (19.54%) Release Management
4 17 (19.54%) ITIL
5 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.39%) TOGAF
6 15 (17.24%) Portfolio Management
6 15 (17.24%) Requirements Management
6 15 (17.24%) SysML
6 15 (17.24%) Test Management
6 15 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 15 (17.24%) Scrum
7 14 (16.09%) OO
8 11 (12.64%) OOP
9 7 (8.05%) CAD
9 7 (8.05%) Line Management
10 5 (5.75%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.75%) BPMN
11 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.53%) Java
2 34 (39.08%) Python
3 18 (20.69%) SQL
4 17 (19.54%) Bash Shell
4 17 (19.54%) VBA
4 17 (19.54%) Perl
4 17 (19.54%) PL/SQL
4 17 (19.54%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.34%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (27.59%) Degree
1 24 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.15%) ISSEP
4 1 (1.15%) ISSMP
4 1 (1.15%) GIAC
4 1 (1.15%) CISM
4 1 (1.15%) ISEB
4 1 (1.15%) CISSP
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.15%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Opsview
Vendors
1 65 (74.71%) webMethods
2 43 (49.43%) IBM
3 20 (22.99%) SAP
4 17 (19.54%) Dell
5 10 (11.49%) Oracle
6 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.45%) Open Text
8 3 (3.45%) Mercator
8 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.30%) Intel
9 2 (2.30%) JBoss
9 2 (2.30%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.15%) Splunk
10 1 (1.15%) Terracotta
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