Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 247 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +297
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.084% 0.030% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.070% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
City of London median daily rate £350 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
Central London median daily rate £350 £525 -
% change year-on-year -33.33% - -
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 2727 2846 3820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.13% 42.78% 42.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2045 2130 2859
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £252
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £426
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.57% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 73
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.19
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.81
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +7.00% -1.77%

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 21 November 2017.

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

TOWER Software
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 - -
TOWER Software
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for TOWER Software.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) API Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) ChatOps
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) API Integration
4 1 (16.67%) ChatOps
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk