Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DNA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNA over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 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.

Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 191 192
Rank change year-on-year +45 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing DNA 46 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.04% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.028% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median daily rate £425 - -
England median daily rate £500 £500 £575
% change year-on-year - -13.04% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 - £9.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £16.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% +77.78% -

DNA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,731 3,633 4,061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.60% 83.98% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,099 2,166 2,402
East of England median daily rate £443 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.26% -1.82% +3.13%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.83% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 262 310
East of England median hourly rate £18.32 £35.00 £26.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.66% +33.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.34 £13.00 £12.99
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £50.78
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.76% +10.87% +9.79%

DNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DNA in the East of England

DNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DNA in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for DNA in the East of England

DNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNA in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNA in the East of England

DNA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNA within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. 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
Hertfordshire - 43 £425 - 3
Essex - 2 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
DNA
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DNA 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 East of England region with a requirement for DNA.

1 39 (84.78%) E-Commerce
2 29 (63.04%) Java
3 28 (60.87%) WebSphere
4 23 (50.00%) IBM
5 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (45.65%) Retail
7 20 (43.48%) Time Management
7 20 (43.48%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (41.30%) hybris
9 16 (34.78%) JIRA
10 15 (32.61%) J2EE
10 15 (32.61%) DB2
10 15 (32.61%) Magento
11 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
11 14 (30.43%) Oracle
12 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
13 12 (26.09%) Unix
13 12 (26.09%) SQL
14 11 (23.91%) Confluence
14 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
15 9 (19.57%) DbVisualizer
15 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (19.57%) Presales
15 9 (19.57%) PHP
15 9 (19.57%) Project Management
15 9 (19.57%) Intershop
15 9 (19.57%) Finance
15 9 (19.57%) Scrum
16 8 (17.39%) Games
16 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server

DNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 28 (60.87%) WebSphere
2 11 (23.91%) Confluence
3 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (8.70%) Apache Solr
4 4 (8.70%) JBoss
4 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (6.52%) CMS
6 2 (4.35%) Apache
6 2 (4.35%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) WebEx
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) DB2
2 9 (19.57%) DbVisualizer
3 6 (13.04%) MySQL
3 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) GIS
6 1 (2.17%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) JIRA
2 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
3 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.22%) Subversion
5 6 (13.04%) Ant
6 5 (10.87%) Selenium
7 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 4 (8.70%) Firebug
7 4 (8.70%) JMeter
7 4 (8.70%) LoadRunner
7 4 (8.70%) The Grinder
7 4 (8.70%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.17%) JUnit
9 1 (2.17%) Log4j
9 1 (2.17%) Mockito
9 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 21 (45.65%) Retail
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 8 (17.39%) Games
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Tester
5 4 (8.70%) Automation Tester
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Manager
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Retail Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) CyberArk Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) J2EE
2 6 (13.04%) Web Services
3 5 (10.87%) RESTEasy
3 5 (10.87%) RESTful
4 4 (8.70%) Gherkin
4 4 (8.70%) HTML
4 4 (8.70%) Velocity
5 3 (6.52%) XML
6 2 (4.35%) Ajax
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) EJB
6 2 (4.35%) JSON
6 2 (4.35%) JSP
6 2 (4.35%) REST
6 2 (4.35%) SOAP
6 2 (4.35%) Struts
7 1 (2.17%) JDBC
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
7 1 (2.17%) JSTL
7 1 (2.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Unix
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) HPUX
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) E-Commerce
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (43.48%) Time Management
4 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
5 9 (19.57%) Presales
5 9 (19.57%) Project Management
5 9 (19.57%) Scrum
6 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.04%) Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (13.04%) Commercial Awareness
7 6 (13.04%) DevOps
7 6 (13.04%) System Testing
7 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.04%) User Stories
8 5 (10.87%) Software Delivery
8 5 (10.87%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) PHP
4 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.87%) Perl
5 5 (10.87%) Python
5 5 (10.87%) Ruby
6 4 (8.70%) AWK
7 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) GDPR
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Ansible
1 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (8.70%) Grafana
3 2 (4.35%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) Nessus
3 2 (4.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) IBM
2 19 (41.30%) hybris
3 14 (30.43%) Oracle
4 9 (19.57%) Intershop
5 7 (15.22%) VMware
6 4 (8.70%) AppDynamics
6 4 (8.70%) CyberArk
6 4 (8.70%) Dynatrace
6 4 (8.70%) New Relic
7 3 (6.52%) BT
8 2 (4.35%) Adobe
8 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.35%) Sophos
8 2 (4.35%) Zscaler
9 1 (2.17%) ATG
9 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.17%) Blue Martini
9 1 (2.17%) Demandware
9 1 (2.17%) Elastic Path
9 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com