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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software AG
Rank 554 563 595
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +32
Contract jobs citing Software AG 47 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.023% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.048% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 2
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£475 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
25627 24987 27340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.26% 46.97% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14312 13806 13878
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1083 1115 1388
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 15 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 20 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 46 £475 +11.76% 5
London +32 21 £400 -25.58% 1
East of England -14 5 £563 - 3
Essex - 5 £563 - 3
Brentwood - 4 £575 - 2
City of London - 4 £475 - 1
East Midlands +11 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Colchester - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
Norwich - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 59 (77.63%) webMethods
2 36 (47.37%) SOA
3 30 (39.47%) IBM
3 30 (39.47%) Java
4 26 (34.21%) Python
5 23 (30.26%) Linux
6 22 (28.95%) WebSphere
7 20 (26.32%) Security Cleared
8 19 (25.00%) SSL
9 18 (23.68%) JMS
9 18 (23.68%) SQL
9 18 (23.68%) SAP
10 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL
10 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
10 17 (22.37%) SaaS
11 16 (21.05%) XML
12 15 (19.74%) VBA
12 15 (19.74%) Perl
12 15 (19.74%) Dell
12 15 (19.74%) WebSphere MQ
12 15 (19.74%) Shell Script
12 15 (19.74%) Degree
13 14 (18.42%) ResourceLink
13 14 (18.42%) SuccessFactors
13 14 (18.42%) HTTP
14 13 (17.11%) UML
14 13 (17.11%) DataPower
15 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
15 12 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
16 11 (14.47%) Middleware

Software AG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (28.95%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (9.21%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (3.95%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.95%) Apache
4 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.63%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.32%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (18.42%) ResourceLink
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.32%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) SaaS
2 14 (18.42%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (3.95%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) SSL
2 14 (18.42%) HTTP
3 4 (5.26%) Firewall
4 3 (3.95%) DMZ
5 2 (2.63%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.32%) Internet
6 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) DB2
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) XMLSpy
2 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.63%) Hudson
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) VisualVM
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
3 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.95%) Military
5 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Architect
2 21 (27.63%) Developer
3 13 (17.11%) Integration Architect
4 10 (13.16%) Consultant
5 8 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Designer
7 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.58%) webMethods Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.26%) webMethods Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) SOA Designer
10 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Integration Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Software Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Lead Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.63%) Business Architect
11 2 (2.63%) Software Designer
11 2 (2.63%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) JMS
2 16 (21.05%) XML
3 15 (19.74%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (14.47%) Middleware
4 11 (14.47%) REST
5 10 (13.16%) WSDL
5 10 (13.16%) SOAP
6 4 (5.26%) Web Services
6 4 (5.26%) XSD
7 3 (3.95%) XSLT
7 3 (3.95%) HTML
7 3 (3.95%) .NET
7 3 (3.95%) COM+
8 2 (2.63%) JDBC
8 2 (2.63%) EntireX
8 2 (2.63%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.63%) Spring
8 2 (2.63%) JSON
8 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) DataPower
2 11 (14.47%) Clustering
3 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) Open Source
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.26%) Linux
2 11 (14.47%) AIX
3 7 (9.21%) Windows
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) UNIX
5 1 (1.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) SOA
2 13 (17.11%) UML
3 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 12 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (13.16%) Release Management
5 9 (11.84%) ITIL
6 8 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 8 (10.53%) Scrum
6 8 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 8 (10.53%) Test Management
6 8 (10.53%) SysML
6 8 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (7.89%) OO
7 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.58%) OOP
9 3 (3.95%) Migration
9 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.95%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (3.95%) BPMN
10 2 (2.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (39.47%) Java
2 26 (34.21%) Python
3 18 (23.68%) SQL
4 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL
5 15 (19.74%) Perl
5 15 (19.74%) VBA
5 15 (19.74%) Shell Script
6 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.21%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
3 15 (19.74%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.32%) APMP
5 1 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) CISSP
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.32%) CISM
5 1 (1.32%) GIAC
5 1 (1.32%) ISSAP
5 1 (1.32%) ISSEP
5 1 (1.32%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Opsview
Vendors
1 59 (77.63%) webMethods
2 30 (39.47%) IBM
3 18 (23.68%) SAP
4 15 (19.74%) Dell
5 10 (13.16%) Oracle
6 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.95%) JBoss
7 3 (3.95%) Mercator
7 3 (3.95%) Open Text
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.95%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.63%) Sybase
8 2 (2.63%) Intel
9 1 (1.32%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.32%) Terracotta
9 1 (1.32%) Splunk
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