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 24 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 StreamBase Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
StreamBase
Rank 608 563 583
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +20
Contract jobs citing StreamBase 5 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.027% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.058% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £650 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +54.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £350 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £496
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
26282 24246 25665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.03% 46.23% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15364 13731 13222
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
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 1242 1169 1321
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

StreamBase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

StreamBase
Top 2 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 24 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
London -15 5 £550 -15.38% 1
England -36 5 £550 -15.38% 1

StreamBase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Front Office
3 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (30.00%) Android Development
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Complex Event Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Memory Management
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) NUnit
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) KDB
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (30.00%) Python

StreamBase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (20.00%) GemFire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) KDB
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Front Office
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Equities
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
4 3 (30.00%) Android Development
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (30.00%) Complex Event Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Memory Management
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) TIBCO
1 3 (30.00%) Metastorm
2 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (20.00%) Ektron
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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