Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 205 192
Rank change year-on-year +36 -13 -
Contract jobs citing DNA 31 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.065% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.076% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median daily rate £413 - -
England median daily rate £488 £500 £513
% change year-on-year -2.50% -2.44% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 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 3,973 3,929 4,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.19% 84.77% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,249 2,331 2,503
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £238 £231 £246
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 257 293
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.55% +37.78% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.15 £12.91
90th Percentile £48.18 £50.24 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +12.02%

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 16 July 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 - 24 - - 11
Norfolk +10 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £413 - 4
Essex +14 1 - - 1
DNA
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 21 (67.74%) E-Commerce
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) WebSphere
4 16 (51.61%) Java
5 15 (48.39%) Retail
6 14 (45.16%) IBM
7 13 (41.94%) Time Management
8 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
8 12 (38.71%) J2EE
9 10 (32.26%) Project Management
9 10 (32.26%) Presales
10 9 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (29.03%) Finance
11 8 (25.81%) JIRA
11 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (22.58%) hybris
13 6 (19.35%) SQL
13 6 (19.35%) DB2
13 6 (19.35%) Unix
14 5 (16.13%) Oracle
14 5 (16.13%) Scrum
14 5 (16.13%) Confluence
14 5 (16.13%) Magento
15 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
15 4 (12.90%) System Testing
15 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
15 4 (12.90%) DbVisualizer
15 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
15 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (12.90%) Telecoms

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 17 (54.84%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.13%) Confluence
3 3 (9.68%) MQSeries
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.45%) CMS
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) DB2
2 4 (12.90%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
3 1 (3.23%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.23%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.23%) Firebug
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
5 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) Log4j
5 1 (3.23%) Mockito
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) The Grinder
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 15 (48.39%) Retail
2 9 (29.03%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Security Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) CyberArk Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) J2EE
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) RESTEasy
3 3 (9.68%) RESTful
3 3 (9.68%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) JSON
4 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 2 (6.45%) Velocity
5 1 (3.23%) EJB
5 1 (3.23%) JDBC
5 1 (3.23%) JSP
5 1 (3.23%) JSTL
5 1 (3.23%) Servlets
5 1 (3.23%) Struts
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.23%) WS-I
5 1 (3.23%) XSD
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) AIX
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) HPUX
4 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) SUSE
4 1 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) E-Commerce
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Time Management
4 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
5 10 (32.26%) Presales
5 10 (32.26%) Project Management
6 9 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
9 4 (12.90%) System Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
10 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
10 3 (9.68%) Migration
10 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
11 2 (6.45%) BDD
11 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (6.45%) ITIL
11 2 (6.45%) Kanban
11 2 (6.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) AWK
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CCNP
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.23%) Grafana
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Nessus
2 1 (3.23%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) IBM
2 7 (22.58%) hybris
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) BT
4 3 (9.68%) CyberArk
5 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.23%) ATG
5 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.23%) Blue Martini
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) Demandware
5 1 (3.23%) Dynatrace
5 1 (3.23%) Elastic Path
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Intershop
5 1 (3.23%) New Relic
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Sun
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Zscaler