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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software AG over the 3 months to 30 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 Software AG.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG
Rank 643 637 600
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -37
Contract jobs citing Software AG 18 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.046% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.074% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 14
Median daily rate £475 £463 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £368 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £555 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £550 £538
% change year-on-year
-30.90% +2.32%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24291 25039 24680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 43.87% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14900 14758 13631
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 £215
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 811 1074 1081
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Software AG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Software AG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software AG within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +9 18 £475 +2.70% 2
London -8 9 £600 +33.33% 1
South East +19 6 £380 -
Surrey - 4 £380 -
City of London +44 3 £450 +16.12%
East Midlands +3 3 - - 1
Nottinghamshire -2 3 - - 1
Nottingham -7 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £380 -
Berkshire -5 2 £588 -
Bracknell -7 2 £588 -
Weybridge - 1 - -

Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software AG 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 Software AG.

1 30 (61.22%) webMethods
2 29 (59.18%) IBM
3 27 (55.10%) Unix
4 26 (53.06%) Oracle
5 24 (48.98%) Linux
5 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (46.94%) Middleware
6 23 (46.94%) DataPower
7 21 (42.86%) Shell Script
7 21 (42.86%) Firewall
8 20 (40.82%) ITIL
8 20 (40.82%) AIX
9 19 (38.78%) SSL
9 19 (38.78%) WebSphere
10 18 (36.73%) Load Balancing
10 18 (36.73%) SUSE
10 18 (36.73%) DNS
10 18 (36.73%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (36.73%) Oracle Linux
10 18 (36.73%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (34.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 17 (34.69%) Bash Shell
12 13 (26.53%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (26.53%) SQL
12 13 (26.53%) Change Management
13 11 (22.45%) SOA
13 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (18.37%) SOAP
15 8 (16.33%) XML
15 8 (16.33%) Finance

Software AG
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 19 (38.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.20%) JBoss
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.12%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.73%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.12%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) Firewall
2 19 (38.78%) SSL
3 18 (36.73%) DNS
4 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 3 (6.12%) LDAP
5 1 (2.04%) Converged Networks
5 1 (2.04%) Network Security
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.16%) Adabas
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) VisualVM
2 2 (4.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Integration Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Informatica Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) ETL Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 4 (8.16%) webMethods Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Data Migration Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Migration Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Data Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) Middleware
2 13 (26.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (18.37%) SOAP
4 8 (16.33%) XML
5 6 (12.24%) RESTful
6 5 (10.20%) HTML
6 5 (10.20%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (10.20%) Web Services
7 4 (8.16%) .NET
8 3 (6.12%) COM+
9 2 (4.08%) JSON
9 2 (4.08%) XML Schema
9 2 (4.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) DataPower
2 5 (10.20%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.16%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) FMCG
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (2.04%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Unix
2 24 (48.98%) Linux
3 20 (40.82%) AIX
4 18 (36.73%) Oracle Linux
4 18 (36.73%) SUSE
5 17 (34.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (10.20%) Windows
7 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) ITIL
3 18 (36.73%) Continuous Delivery
3 18 (36.73%) Load Balancing
4 13 (26.53%) Change Management
5 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (22.45%) SOA
6 7 (14.29%) ETL
6 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Data Reconciliation
9 4 (8.16%) Network Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) Process Management
9 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 17 (34.69%) Bash Shell
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) NATURAL
6 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) VBA
7 2 (4.08%) XPath
8 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) COBIT
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Opsview
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) webMethods
2 29 (59.18%) IBM
3 26 (53.06%) Oracle
4 5 (10.20%) Informatica
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.16%) Splunk
6 3 (6.12%) Apigee
6 3 (6.12%) MuleSoft
6 3 (6.12%) Pega
6 3 (6.12%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.08%) Google
7 2 (4.08%) Talend
7 2 (4.08%) Terracotta
7 2 (4.08%) VMware
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) SAP
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