The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software over the 3 months to 23 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 TOWER Software.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TOWER Software
Rank 619 626 617
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 25 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.032% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.072% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 5
Median daily rate £475 £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £416 £597
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £524 £715
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
24320 25103 23902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.08% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14874 14716 13207
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 807 1080 1056
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

TOWER Software
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing TOWER Software as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

TOWER Software Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Trend

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

TOWER Software Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOWER Software within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

TOWER Software Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TOWER Software
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TOWER Software within the UK.

TOWER Software Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TOWER Software
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOWER Software within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -17 23 £475 - 2
London +8 19 £475 - 2
City of London - 7 £475 - 1
West Midlands - 3 - -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
North East - 1 £275 -
Telford - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £275 -
Shropshire - 1 - -

TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) Windows
3 26 (55.32%) TCP/IP
4 22 (46.81%) PowerShell
5 20 (42.55%) WAN
5 20 (42.55%) Unix
5 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
5 20 (42.55%) ITIL
6 19 (40.43%) LAN
6 19 (40.43%) DNS
6 19 (40.43%) Linux
6 19 (40.43%) Firewall
7 18 (38.30%) Oracle
8 17 (36.17%) Python
8 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
8 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (36.17%) Jenkins
8 17 (36.17%) Ansible
8 17 (36.17%) Public Cloud
9 16 (34.04%) High Availability
9 16 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
10 15 (31.91%) ITIL V3
11 14 (29.79%) LDAP
11 14 (29.79%) HTML
11 14 (29.79%) Perl
11 14 (29.79%) Clustering
12 13 (27.66%) Management Information System
13 10 (21.28%) DevOps
13 10 (21.28%) Information Assurance

TOWER Software
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 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Tuxedo
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (55.32%) TCP/IP
2 20 (42.55%) WAN
3 19 (40.43%) DNS
3 19 (40.43%) Firewall
3 19 (40.43%) LAN
4 14 (29.79%) LDAP
5 2 (4.26%) ATM
5 2 (4.26%) DHCP
5 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.02%) Artifactory
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Technical Leader
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Public Sector Programme Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Head of Architecture
6 2 (4.26%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.26%) Implementation Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Payments Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Public Cloud
2 14 (29.79%) Clustering
3 13 (27.66%) Management Information System
4 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
4 8 (17.02%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (10.64%) PKI
5 5 (10.64%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.26%) AS400
6 2 (4.26%) CESG
6 2 (4.26%) User Experience
7 1 (2.13%) LLPG
7 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.13%) NLPG
7 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.13%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) Unix
3 19 (40.43%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.26%) AIX
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.26%) zOS
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) ITIL
3 17 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (34.04%) High Availability
5 15 (31.91%) ITIL V3
6 10 (21.28%) DevOps
6 10 (21.28%) Information Assurance
7 9 (19.15%) Service Management
7 9 (19.15%) Software Delivery
7 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
8 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
8 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
9 7 (14.89%) Migration
9 7 (14.89%) Project Management
10 6 (12.77%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
11 5 (10.64%) Change Management
11 5 (10.64%) ITSM
11 5 (10.64%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) PowerShell
2 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
2 17 (36.17%) Python
3 14 (29.79%) Perl
4 2 (4.26%) C
4 2 (4.26%) C++
4 2 (4.26%) COBOL
4 2 (4.26%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.26%) SEPA
2 1 (2.13%) BS7666
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) BladeLogic
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) BMC
2 8 (17.02%) Remedy
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) IBM
6 2 (4.26%) BT
6 2 (4.26%) Capita
6 2 (4.26%) Fundtech
6 2 (4.26%) NCR
6 2 (4.26%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.13%) Brocade
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) F5
7 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.13%) Guidewire
7 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
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