Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Dollar Universe skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dollar Universe over the 6 months to 20 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.

Automic Dollar Universe
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 867 865
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Dollar Universe 7 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.066% 0.084% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
England median daily rate £388 £225 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.22% -52.63% -
10th Percentile £279 £208 £425
90th Percentile £469 £306 £775
UK median daily rate £388 £225 £475
% change year-on-year +72.22% -52.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
England median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £30.00 -

Dollar Universe is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10652 10718 9034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.33% 11.09% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7306 6904 5587
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £441 £400
% change year-on-year +7.71% +10.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 243 312
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%
10th Percentile £10.84 £12.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.87 £19.03
% change year-on-year -16.13% +9.64% -3.43%

Dollar Universe
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Dollar Universe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Dollar Universe in England

Dollar Universe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dollar Universe in England

Dollar Universe
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dollar Universe in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dollar Universe in England

Dollar Universe
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 Dollar Universe within the England region over the 6 months to 20 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 -19 5 £388 +72.22%
North East - 2 £388 -
North of England - 2 £388 -
Dollar Universe
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dollar Universe 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 Dollar Universe.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Ansible
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) NFS
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) JBoss
6 2 (28.57%) LDAP
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) SSH

Dollar Universe
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 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (28.57%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (71.43%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) GitLab
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Control-M
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) VMware