Period
to 12 June 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of RedGate products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RedGate over the 6 months to 12 June 2021 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 Red Gate Software.

RedGate
UK > England
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 620 563 792
Rank change year-on-year -57 +229 +29
Contract jobs citing RedGate 12 23 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.059% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.060% 0.14% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 24
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £750 £750 £481
Median % change year-on-year - +55.84% +6.94%
UK median daily rate £750 £750 £481
% change year-on-year - +55.84% +6.94%

RedGate 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 19,879 16,693 34,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.81% 42.63% 41.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,942 10,730 21,930
10th Percentile £290 £250 £263
25th Percentile £388 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £491 £468 £465
Median % change year-on-year +4.91% +0.65% +3.33%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £569
90th Percentile £682 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £455 £458
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.55% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 596 1,122
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.65 £11.15
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.25 £13.01
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.85 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +6.10% +0.80% +6.86%
75th Percentile £41.37 £30.00 £37.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £18.14
% change year-on-year +3.85% +7.53% +4.83%

RedGate
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RedGate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RedGate in England

RedGate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RedGate in England.

Daily rate trend for RedGate in England

RedGate
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing RedGate in England over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for RedGate in England

RedGate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing RedGate in England.

Hourly rate trend for RedGate in England

RedGate
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 RedGate within the England region over the 6 months to 12 June 2021. 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
London -84 11 £750 - 4
South West +23 1 £325 - 1
RedGate
UK

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing RedGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for RedGate.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 9 (75.00%) Subversion
3 9 (75.00%) Investment Banking
3 9 (75.00%) Fixed Income
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) SOA
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Front Office
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) WPF
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
3 9 (75.00%) TeamCity
3 9 (75.00%) DevExpress
3 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (75.00%) Moq
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (75.00%) Reactive Extensions
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement

RedGate
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 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (75.00%) Moq
1 9 (75.00%) Subversion
1 9 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (75.00%) Banking
1 9 (75.00%) Front Office
1 9 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
1 9 (75.00%) WPF Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
2 8 (66.67%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
2 8 (66.67%) C# WPF Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Front Office Developer
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (25.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 9 (75.00%) WPF
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) SOA
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) DevExpress
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) JDA
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) OutSystems
3 1 (8.33%) RedPrairie
3 1 (8.33%) VMware