Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Green Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Green Hat over the 6 months to 19 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Green Hat.

Green Hat
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 825 857 842
Rank change year-on-year +32 -15 +4
Contract jobs citing Green Hat 17 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.007% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.016% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 11
England median daily rate £550 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.54% +1.47% -19.05%
10th Percentile £513 £355 £196
90th Percentile £613 £457 £588
UK median daily rate £550 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +27.54% +1.47% -19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Green Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39921 43976 45407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.15% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25028 27201 27285
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1340 1553 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.95 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

Green Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Green Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Green Hat in England

Green Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Green Hat in England

Green Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Green Hat in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Green Hat in England

Green Hat
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 Green Hat within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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
South West - 9 £575 -
London -27 7 £440 +2.03%
Midlands - 1 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
Green Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Green Hat 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 Green Hat.

1 17 (100.00%) IBM
2 14 (82.35%) Artifactory
3 10 (58.82%) DevOps
3 10 (58.82%) DataPower
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 9 (52.94%) CICS
4 9 (52.94%) Mainframe
4 9 (52.94%) DB2
4 9 (52.94%) Adobe
4 9 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) IIS
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Apache
4 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
4 9 (52.94%) TeamCity
4 9 (52.94%) BIG-IP
4 9 (52.94%) Spring
4 9 (52.94%) JIRA
4 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (52.94%) Node.js
4 9 (52.94%) F5
4 9 (52.94%) Adobe Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Bitbucket
4 9 (52.94%) Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Microservices
4 9 (52.94%) React
4 9 (52.94%) webpack
4 9 (52.94%) Spring Boot
4 9 (52.94%) Virtual Machines

Green Hat
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 9 (52.94%) Apache
1 9 (52.94%) CICS
1 9 (52.94%) IIS
1 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) BIG-IP
2 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Artifactory
2 9 (52.94%) Bitbucket
2 9 (52.94%) JIRA
2 9 (52.94%) TeamCity
2 9 (52.94%) webpack
3 7 (41.18%) Ant
3 7 (41.18%) CruiseControl
3 7 (41.18%) Hudson
3 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 7 (41.18%) Maven
3 7 (41.18%) Subversion
4 5 (29.41%) Build Forge
5 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (29.41%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
1 7 (41.18%) DevOps Consultant
1 7 (41.18%) Environment Manager
1 7 (41.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 7 (41.18%) Test Environment Manager
1 7 (41.18%) Test Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Java Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Node.js
1 9 (52.94%) React
1 9 (52.94%) Spring
1 9 (52.94%) Spring Boot
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) WSDL
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) DataPower
2 9 (52.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Analytics
2 9 (52.94%) Microservices
3 5 (29.41%) Release Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) EAI
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Service Design
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Jython
2 7 (41.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 9 (52.94%) Adobe
3 9 (52.94%) F5
4 7 (41.18%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) Temenos
5 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Solace
6 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.88%) webMethods