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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FatWire
UK / England
Rank 581 604 573
Rank change year-on-year +23 -31  
Contract jobs citing FatWire 2 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.027% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.011% 0.061% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 18
Median daily rate £265 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -47.00% +17.64%  
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 18337 21302 21687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.87% 43.60% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11399 13076 12501
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 762 916
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.71 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

FatWire
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

FatWire
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

FatWire
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FatWire in England

FatWire
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 24 March 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 +19 1 - -
East of England -4 1 £265 -33.75%
FatWire
UK

FatWire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 7 (70.00%) CMS
1 7 (70.00%) Content Management
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) WebCenter
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) Google
5 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Perl

FatWire
Top Related 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 7 (70.00%) CMS
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Documentum
5 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) JBoss
5 1 (10.00%) Liferay
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Endeca
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Content Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) WebCenter
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) LESS
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Solaris
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) hybris
3 1 (10.00%) Omniture