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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TOWER Software
Rank 627 670 625
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -45
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 25 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.005% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.012% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 11
Median daily rate £400 £525 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £525 £600
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £905 £805
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £1,000 -
% change year-on-year
-61.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
23899 25033 26358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.84% 43.25% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14616 14790 14912
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1084 1204
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.49 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 15 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 30 September 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 +21 25 £400 -23.80% 3
West Midlands - 8 - -
Solihull - 7 - -
London +20 6 £450 -14.28%
South East - 5 £425 - 3
South West - 5 £375 -
Surrey - 5 £425 - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £375 -
Staines - 4 £438 - 1
City of London - 2 £525 -
Gloucester - 1 £375 -
Telford - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (56.36%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 28 (50.91%) TCP/IP
4 27 (49.09%) WAN
5 26 (47.27%) LAN
6 25 (45.45%) Unix
6 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (45.45%) PowerShell
7 24 (43.64%) Ansible
7 24 (43.64%) DNS
8 19 (34.55%) Firewall
9 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (30.91%) Bash Shell
10 17 (30.91%) Jenkins
10 17 (30.91%) ITIL
10 17 (30.91%) Oracle
10 17 (30.91%) Python
11 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
11 16 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (29.09%) High Availability
11 16 (29.09%) Public Cloud
12 15 (27.27%) ITIL V3
12 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 15 (27.27%) HTML
13 14 (25.45%) Perl
13 14 (25.45%) LDAP
13 14 (25.45%) Clustering
13 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
14 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
15 10 (18.18%) DevOps

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 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) Tuxedo
1 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.91%) TCP/IP
2 27 (49.09%) WAN
3 26 (47.27%) LAN
4 24 (43.64%) DNS
5 19 (34.55%) Firewall
6 14 (25.45%) LDAP
7 7 (12.73%) DHCP
8 3 (5.45%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.64%) ATM
9 2 (3.64%) Network Security
10 1 (1.82%) Avaya Modular Messaging
10 1 (1.82%) BGP
10 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (1.82%) MPLS
10 1 (1.82%) OSPF
10 1 (1.82%) SNMP
10 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) GIS
2 1 (1.82%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.55%) Artifactory
3 4 (7.27%) MSI
4 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.82%) Mocha
4 1 (1.82%) QUnit
General
1 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Architect
3 9 (16.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Network Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Telecoms Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Build Automation Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Implementation Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
2 1 (1.82%) CSS3
2 1 (1.82%) HTML5
2 1 (1.82%) LESS
2 1 (1.82%) Marionette.js
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) OOCSS
2 1 (1.82%) React
2 1 (1.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Public Cloud
2 14 (25.45%) Clustering
2 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.45%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.64%) AS400
7 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.82%) LLPG
7 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.82%) NLPG
7 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 25 (45.45%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.09%) Solaris
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.64%) AIX
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) zOS
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (30.91%) ITIL
4 16 (29.09%) High Availability
5 15 (27.27%) ITIL V3
6 10 (18.18%) DevOps
7 9 (16.36%) Migration
7 9 (16.36%) Software Delivery
8 7 (12.73%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (12.73%) Presales
9 5 (9.09%) Build Automation
9 5 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
9 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.09%) Project Management
9 5 (9.09%) Service Management
9 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
10 4 (7.27%) Change Management
10 4 (7.27%) Data Management
10 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 17 (30.91%) Bash Shell
2 17 (30.91%) Python
3 14 (25.45%) Perl
4 7 (12.73%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) COBOL
5 2 (3.64%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SEPA
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) BS7666
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Firmware
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (43.64%) Ansible
2 7 (12.73%) vRealize
3 5 (9.09%) yum
4 4 (7.27%) Packer
5 2 (3.64%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.64%) Puppet
5 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) IBM
3 7 (12.73%) BT
3 7 (12.73%) Capita
4 6 (10.91%) VMware
5 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.27%) BMC
6 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.27%) Remedy
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco
7 2 (3.64%) Fundtech
7 2 (3.64%) NCR
7 2 (3.64%) Wincor Nixdorf
8 1 (1.82%) Altiris
8 1 (1.82%) Brocade
8 1 (1.82%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.82%) Red Box
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) Sonus
Staines, Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago