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 22 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voldemort
Rank 599 - 590
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Voldemort 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% - 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.059% - 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate
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£600 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 - -
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
11929 11808 12181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.64% 22.37% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7525 7335 6959
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 £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 195 343
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 22 September 2014, 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
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 6 (75.00%) Scala
4 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (62.50%) Big Data
4 5 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (50.00%) BigTable
5 4 (50.00%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 3 (37.50%) Spring
6 3 (37.50%) Kafka
6 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
6 3 (37.50%) HBase
6 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
6 3 (37.50%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) Puppet
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
6 3 (37.50%) Ansible
7 2 (25.00%) Heroku
7 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ

Voldemort
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Heroku
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) BigTable
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (37.50%) HBase
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
5 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
6 1 (12.50%) Redis
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Kafka
3 2 (25.00%) HornetQ
3 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Lucene
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Google Closure
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Batch
4 1 (12.50%) Akka
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (25.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (25.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) B2C
5 1 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Clojure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google