The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CGI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CGI over the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 601 589
Rank change year-on-year +35 -12  
Contract jobs citing CGI 15 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.035% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 29
Median daily rate £350 £463 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% -5.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £350 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £634 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £375 £495
% change year-on-year -1.66% -24.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.50 -

CGI is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13592 14502 14026
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.79% 28.20% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9456 10248 9195
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 174 185
Median hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.71% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.29 £11.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £52.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +10.66% +3.44%  

CGI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing CGI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for CGI in England

CGI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CGI in England

CGI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CGI in England over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CGI in England

CGI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CGI in England

CGI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CGI within the England region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 9 £331 -33.75% 5
South East +24 3 £425 -10.52% 19
North West +25 1 £151 - 1
CGI
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CGI 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 England region with a requirement for CGI.

1 8 (36.36%) Unix
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Smart Meter
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) Arqiva
4 5 (22.73%) OOP
4 5 (22.73%) Puppet
4 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (22.73%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 4 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
5 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (18.18%) F5
5 4 (18.18%) Splunk
5 4 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
5 4 (18.18%) JBoss
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 4 (18.18%) MySQL
5 4 (18.18%) HTTP
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 4 (18.18%) RHCE
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat

CGI
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (18.18%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) ZBrush
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) BGP
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) ICMP
2 3 (13.64%) IPsec
2 3 (13.64%) MPLS
2 3 (13.64%) OSPF
2 3 (13.64%) SSH
3 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
1 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Perl Developer
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) SOA Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (13.64%) Catalyst
2 3 (13.64%) DBIx::Class
3 1 (4.55%) Embperl
3 1 (4.55%) FastCGI
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.55%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Smart Meter
2 4 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
2 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.64%) CentOS
3 3 (13.64%) Debian
3 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) OOP
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 3 (13.64%) Open Source Development
3 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) Database Security
5 1 (4.55%) Interactive Advertising
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) C++
2 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) RHCE
3 3 (13.64%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CCSA
4 1 (4.55%) CCSE
4 1 (4.55%) CCSP
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
4 1 (4.55%) CISM
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) HL7
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) SELinux
3 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
3 1 (4.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Arqiva
2 4 (18.18%) F5
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) Splunk
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.55%) Infoflex
4 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto