The table below looks at the statistics for Voldemort skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Voldemort over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voldemort
Rank 582 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Voldemort 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.009% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10750 10606 10176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.07% 22.02% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7006 6472 6156
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 202 226
Average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -6.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.69 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

Voldemort
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Voldemort within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Voldemort Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Voldemort
Daily Rate Trend

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

Voldemort Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Voldemort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Voldemort 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 Voldemort.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) HBase
3 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) CouchDB
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 4 (50.00%) Scala
5 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing

Voldemort
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Voldemort 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 Voldemort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Heroku
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) HBase
3 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (50.00%) CouchDB
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) BigTable
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) HornetQ
3 1 (12.50%) Akka
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Lucene
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
2 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Groovy
5 1 (12.50%) Clojure
5 1 (12.50%) C#
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
1 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle