The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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 StreamBase Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
StreamBase
Rank 608 569 597
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +28
Contract jobs citing StreamBase 4 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.032% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.015% 0.069% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 6
Average daily rate
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£600 £650 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £500 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
26411 24620 26895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.85% 46.66% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14970 13786 13658
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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 1179 1110 1356
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing StreamBase within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

StreamBase Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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
London +1 4 £600 -7.69%
England -22 4 £600 -7.69%
Scotland - - - -
City of London - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

StreamBase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) KDB
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (40.00%) Memory Management
3 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) GemFire
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

StreamBase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (20.00%) GemFire
1 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) KDB
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (20.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (40.00%) Memory Management
3 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Complex Event Processing
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (20.00%) Ektron
1 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Metastorm
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle