The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ITRS Geneos skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITRS Geneos over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

ITRS Geneos
UK / England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 598 574
Rank change year-on-year +33 -24  
Contract jobs citing ITRS Geneos 16 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.082% 0.099%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.38% 0.81% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 48
Median daily rate £500 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £468 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £360 -
% change year-on-year -44.44% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ITRS Geneos is in the systems management 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 systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4255 5176 4373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.96% 10.05% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2842 3333 2674
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 118 191
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.35% +4.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.75 £37.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.89 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -20.51% +11.46%  

ITRS Geneos
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ITRS Geneos as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for ITRS Geneos in England

ITRS Geneos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITRS Geneos in England

ITRS Geneos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITRS Geneos in England over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITRS Geneos in England

ITRS Geneos
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 ITRS Geneos within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +10 15 £500 -9.09% 2
West Midlands +24 1 £200 -44.44%
ITRS Geneos
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITRS Geneos 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 ITRS Geneos.

1 25 (54.35%) Perl
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) Linux
3 19 (41.30%) Finance
3 19 (41.30%) Banking
4 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
5 15 (32.61%) Windows
6 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 14 (30.43%) Equities
6 14 (30.43%) JIRA
7 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
8 12 (26.09%) Python
8 12 (26.09%) DevOps
9 11 (23.91%) Low Latency
9 11 (23.91%) Splunk
9 11 (23.91%) GitHub
10 10 (21.74%) Oracle
10 10 (21.74%) Investment Banking
11 9 (19.57%) Unix
11 9 (19.57%) MySQL
11 9 (19.57%) Reuters
11 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
12 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
12 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
12 8 (17.39%) Nagios
12 8 (17.39%) Sybase
12 8 (17.39%) Front Office
12 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (15.22%) SCOM
13 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development

ITRS Geneos
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 (10.87%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) MTS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Multicast
1 7 (15.22%) tcpdump
2 2 (4.35%) SSH
3 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) MySQL
3 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (13.04%) Sybase IQ
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.52%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) KDB
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 14 (30.43%) JIRA
3 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.04%) Subversion
5 5 (10.87%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.52%) Maven
7 2 (4.35%) Appium
7 2 (4.35%) Calabash
7 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.35%) JBehave
7 2 (4.35%) Selenium
7 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.35%) TestRail
7 2 (4.35%) Zephyr
8 1 (2.17%) Ant
General
1 19 (41.30%) Banking
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Investment Banking
3 8 (17.39%) Front Office
4 4 (8.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) Analyst
1 7 (15.22%) Applications Support
1 7 (15.22%) DBA
1 7 (15.22%) Market Data Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Data Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Sybase DBA
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Release Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Build Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) MSMQ
2 2 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) LAMP
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
3 1 (2.17%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.17%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.17%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Equities
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Replication
4 4 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
6 2 (4.35%) Derivative
6 2 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (4.35%) Fintech
7 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.17%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 23 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) Unix
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) DevOps
2 11 (23.91%) Low Latency
3 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) High Availability
4 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.87%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
4 5 (10.87%) Refactoring
4 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Analytics
5 4 (8.70%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) Data Management
6 3 (6.52%) High-Frequency Trading
6 3 (6.52%) Investment Management
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (4.35%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) Perl
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
3 12 (26.09%) Python
4 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
5 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.87%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) VBScript
7 4 (8.70%) Ruby
8 3 (6.52%) C++
8 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) NFS
3 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Nagios
2 7 (15.22%) Ansible
2 7 (15.22%) SCOM
2 7 (15.22%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 5 (10.87%) Control-M
4 4 (8.70%) Puppet
5 2 (4.35%) OpenView
6 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.17%) Rancher
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Splunk
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle
3 9 (19.57%) Reuters
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 8 (17.39%) Sybase
5 6 (13.04%) IBM
5 6 (13.04%) SAP
6 5 (10.87%) F5
7 4 (8.70%) Fixnetix
8 3 (6.52%) AppDynamics
8 3 (6.52%) Atlassian
8 3 (6.52%) Fidessa
8 3 (6.52%) Tradeweb
9 2 (4.35%) Bloomberg
9 2 (4.35%) HP
9 2 (4.35%) Informatica
9 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
9 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
10 1 (2.17%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (2.17%) Solace