Period
to 24 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TOWER Software over the 6 months to 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

TOWER Software
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 249 251
Rank change year-on-year +65 +2 -20
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.086% 0.030% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.077% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
City of London median daily rate £423 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +25.00% -28.36%
Central London median daily rate £198 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -47.33% +25.00% -28.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

TOWER Software is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,845 2,597 2,662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.55% 38.77% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,359 1,929 2,037
City of London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £244 £230 £277
90th Percentile £656 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 59
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% -8.86%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.66 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £28.64 £31.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -8.78% +7.89%

TOWER Software
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing TOWER Software as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for TOWER Software in the City of London

TOWER Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TOWER Software in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for TOWER Software in the City of London

TOWER Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOWER Software in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TOWER Software in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing TOWER Software also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for TOWER Software.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (50.00%) AWS
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (50.00%) Terraform
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Functions
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Serverless
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) YAML
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby

TOWER Software
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
1 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (50.00%) Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Functions
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
1 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (50.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) GoCD
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) YAML
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Go
1 2 (50.00%) Groovy
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Java 8
2 1 (25.00%) Kotlin
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) Grafana
3 1 (25.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle