The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Blue Martini products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Martini over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Watford region.

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 Blue Martini Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Martini
Rank 31 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Blue Martini 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.11% 4.49% 7.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.37% 11.11% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 36 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 62.68% 40.45% 49.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 17
Average daily rate £388 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £348 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £535 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £23.86 £11.00 £13.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.86% -19.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Blue Martini
Hertfordshire

Blue Martini
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blue Martini across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Martini Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Blue Martini
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing Blue Martini 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 Blue Martini.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) RAD
1 5 (100.00%) XHTML
1 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse

Blue Martini
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing Blue Martini 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 Blue Martini. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Log4j
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) XHTML
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) RAD
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Interwoven
1 5 (100.00%) ATG
1 5 (100.00%) Elastic Path