The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of StreamBase 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 StreamBase over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 StreamBase Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
StreamBase
Rank 575 560 582
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing StreamBase 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.037% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +61.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £500 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £650 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24568 24017 27034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 47.11% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13640 13020 13682
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
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 1070 1195 1387
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

StreamBase
Jobs Demand Trend

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

StreamBase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

StreamBase
Daily Rate Trend

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

StreamBase Daily Rate Trend in the UK

StreamBase
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StreamBase within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Scotland - 3 £350 -
London -5 2 £463 -11.90% 1
England -21 2 £463 -11.90% 1
Glasgow - 2 - -
City of London - - - - 1

StreamBase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing StreamBase 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 StreamBase.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) KDB
2 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Metastorm
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) JMS

StreamBase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing StreamBase 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 StreamBase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (33.33%) GemFire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) KDB
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Equities
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Memory Management
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Complex Event Processing
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
1 2 (33.33%) Metastorm
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 2 (33.33%) Ektron
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle