The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Grid Computing
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 592 573
Rank change year-on-year +66 -19  
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 57 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.057% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 41
Median daily rate £575 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.54% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £510 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £500 £331
% change year-on-year -13.00% +50.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Grid Computing is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14536 16470 16171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.62% 33.31% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9499 10965 10407
Median daily rate £465 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.28% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £613 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 535 561
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% +13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.07 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Grid Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Grid Computing in England

Grid Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grid Computing in England

Grid Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grid Computing in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grid Computing in England

Grid Computing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Grid Computing in England

Grid Computing
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 Grid Computing within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +41 52 £575 +4.54% 2
North East +77 4 £428 -14.50%
South West - 1 £435 -
Grid Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing.

1 45 (51.72%) Java
2 35 (40.23%) Finance
3 31 (35.63%) Front Office
4 30 (34.48%) Derivative
5 29 (33.33%) Fixed Income
6 27 (31.03%) Banking
7 26 (29.89%) Oracle
8 21 (24.14%) Scala
9 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
10 19 (21.84%) C#
10 19 (21.84%) Windows
10 19 (21.84%) Linux
10 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (20.69%) Python
12 17 (19.54%) Unix
12 17 (19.54%) SQL
12 17 (19.54%) Multithreading
13 16 (18.39%) Credit Risk
13 16 (18.39%) Investment Banking
13 16 (18.39%) .NET
13 16 (18.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (17.24%) Data Structures
15 14 (16.09%) TDD
15 14 (16.09%) Apache
16 13 (14.94%) Risk Management
16 13 (14.94%) Middleware
16 13 (14.94%) DataSynapse
16 13 (14.94%) Oracle Coherence
17 12 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
17 12 (13.79%) Scrum

Grid Computing
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 14 (16.09%) Apache
2 13 (14.94%) DataSynapse
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (5.75%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.75%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.75%) MQSeries
3 5 (5.75%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.75%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.60%) Apache Pig
4 4 (4.60%) iPlanet
4 4 (4.60%) JBoss
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.60%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.45%) IaaS
2 3 (3.45%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) DNS
2 5 (5.75%) Kerberos
2 5 (5.75%) LDAP
2 5 (5.75%) NAS
2 5 (5.75%) SAN
3 4 (4.60%) Firewall
3 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.45%) Anycast
4 3 (3.45%) DHCP
4 3 (3.45%) DSL
4 3 (3.45%) FCoE
4 3 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.45%) VLAN
4 3 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (12.64%) Big Data
4 9 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.75%) Apache Hive
7 5 (5.75%) Hazelcast
7 5 (5.75%) HBase
7 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.60%) Infinispan
9 3 (3.45%) Mahout
9 3 (3.45%) MySQL
9 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.45%) Sqoop
10 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.30%) Redis
11 1 (1.15%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
1 7 (8.05%) Subversion
1 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.75%) ClearCase
2 5 (5.75%) CruiseControl
2 5 (5.75%) NUnit
3 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Maven
5 1 (1.15%) Gradle
5 1 (1.15%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.15%) JConsole
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.15%) VisualVM
General
1 35 (40.23%) Finance
2 31 (35.63%) Front Office
3 27 (31.03%) Banking
4 16 (18.39%) Investment Banking
5 6 (6.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.15%) Back Office
7 1 (1.15%) Billing
7 1 (1.15%) Games
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (68.97%) Developer
2 28 (32.18%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Scala Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Front Office Developer
5 10 (11.49%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.34%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Credit Risk Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Credit Risk Java Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Python Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Big Data Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Data Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) AIX Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) .NET
2 13 (14.94%) Middleware
3 9 (10.34%) Akka
4 8 (9.20%) WCF
5 7 (8.05%) Spring
6 5 (5.75%) J2EE
6 5 (5.75%) Web Services
6 5 (5.75%) WF
7 4 (4.60%) HTML
7 4 (4.60%) HTML5
7 4 (4.60%) JSON
7 4 (4.60%) Kafka
8 3 (3.45%) Apache Avro
8 3 (3.45%) Protocol Buffers
9 2 (2.30%) D3.js
9 2 (2.30%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (2.30%) JNI
9 2 (2.30%) Murex Flex
9 2 (2.30%) Node.js
9 2 (2.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (34.48%) Derivative
2 29 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 16 (18.39%) Credit Risk
3 16 (18.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (17.24%) Data Structures
5 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (9.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 7 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (8.05%) N-Tier
7 6 (6.90%) Clustering
7 6 (6.90%) Credit Derivative
7 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
7 6 (6.90%) Market Risk
8 4 (4.60%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.60%) Public Cloud
9 3 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.30%) CUDA
11 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
11 1 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Linux
1 19 (21.84%) Windows
2 17 (19.54%) Unix
3 7 (8.05%) Solaris
4 5 (5.75%) AIX
4 5 (5.75%) HPUX
4 5 (5.75%) SUSE
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Android
7 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.54%) Multithreading
3 14 (16.09%) TDD
4 13 (14.94%) Risk Management
5 12 (13.79%) Analytics
5 12 (13.79%) Scrum
6 11 (12.64%) High Availability
7 10 (11.49%) DevOps
8 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.34%) Multithreaded Programming
9 8 (9.20%) Change Management
9 8 (9.20%) Electronic Trading
9 8 (9.20%) Migration
10 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.90%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (6.90%) SDLC
12 5 (5.75%) Functional Programming
12 5 (5.75%) ITIL
12 5 (5.75%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.72%) Java
2 21 (24.14%) Scala
3 19 (21.84%) C#
4 18 (20.69%) Python
5 17 (19.54%) SQL
6 8 (9.20%) C++
7 5 (5.75%) Perl
8 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.45%) C-shell
9 3 (3.45%) Korn
9 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.30%) C
11 1 (1.15%) Haskell
11 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.15%) R
11 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
1 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) CFA
3 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) EMIR
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Platform Symphony
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.75%) KVM
3 5 (5.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (3.45%) HDFS
4 3 (3.45%) Samba
5 2 (2.30%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (5.75%) Oozie
1 5 (5.75%) OpenView
2 3 (3.45%) Ambari
3 1 (1.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.15%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.15%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.15%) Kibana
3 1 (1.15%) logstash
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Oracle
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.75%) Cognos
4 5 (5.75%) HP
4 5 (5.75%) Opsware
4 5 (5.75%) PlateSpin
4 5 (5.75%) Sun
4 5 (5.75%) Veritas
4 5 (5.75%) VMware
5 4 (4.60%) Cisco
5 4 (4.60%) F5
6 3 (3.45%) Google
6 3 (3.45%) Hortonworks
6 3 (3.45%) Infoblox
6 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.30%) Murex
8 1 (1.15%) Splunk
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