The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FatWire products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FatWire over the 3 months to 23 June 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 the FatWire Corporation.

FatWire
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 607 602
Rank change year-on-year +31 -5  
Contract jobs citing FatWire 12 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.026% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.059% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 13
Median daily rate £265 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £445 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £564 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -47.00% +42.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FatWire is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18890 22000 22906
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.94% 44.52% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11569 13814 13687
Median daily rate £428 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 730 1047
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing FatWire as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for FatWire in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FatWire in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FatWire in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FatWire in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FatWire in England

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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 FatWire within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
South East +2 6 £373 -25.50%
London - 4 £225 -
East of England -5 2 £265 -33.75%
FatWire
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FatWire 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 FatWire.

1 13 (92.86%) CMS
2 12 (85.71%) Content Management
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) IBM
4 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
5 6 (42.86%) JSP
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) User Experience
6 4 (28.57%) Adobe
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) SEO
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Website Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) JSTL
7 3 (21.43%) CoreMedia CMS
7 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) JAX-WS
7 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS
7 3 (21.43%) Sass
7 3 (21.43%) LESS
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing

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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 13 (92.86%) CMS
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (21.43%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (7.14%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Ant
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) JSP
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) J2SE
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS
5 3 (21.43%) JAX-WS
5 3 (21.43%) JSTL
5 3 (21.43%) LESS
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Sass
5 3 (21.43%) XHTML
5 3 (21.43%) XSD
5 3 (21.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 3 (21.43%) Web 2.0
3 2 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Solaris
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Content Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) SEO
3 3 (21.43%) B2C
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) RAD
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Website Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Personalization
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Google
3 3 (21.43%) Interwoven
3 3 (21.43%) Lotus
3 3 (21.43%) Omniture
3 3 (21.43%) OpenText
3 3 (21.43%) Percussion
3 3 (21.43%) Vignette