The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Software AG products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software AG over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Software AG.

Software AG
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 598 603
Rank change year-on-year +30 +5  
Contract jobs citing Software AG 15 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.044% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.10% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Median daily rate £525 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £368 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £490 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £340 £550
% change year-on-year +50.73% -38.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

Software AG 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 19008 21981 22493
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.97% 44.45% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11614 13765 13470
Median daily rate £430 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.17% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 738 1007
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Software AG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Software AG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Software AG in England

Software AG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software AG in England

Software AG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software AG in England

Software AG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software AG in England

Software AG
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 Software AG 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 +7 7 £525 +16.66% 1
South East +30 6 £350 +2.94%
South West - 2 £575 -
Software AG
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software AG 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 Software AG.

1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) IBM
3 14 (43.75%) Adabas
3 14 (43.75%) Mainframe
3 14 (43.75%) Migration
4 13 (40.63%) Data Reconciliation
4 13 (40.63%) Prototyping
5 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 12 (37.50%) webMethods
5 12 (37.50%) Oracle
6 11 (34.38%) Replication
7 10 (31.25%) Linux
7 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (28.13%) SOA
8 9 (28.13%) Web Services
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) VMware
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.00%) Data Migration
9 8 (25.00%) High Availability
9 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (21.88%) vCloud
10 7 (21.88%) DevOps
10 7 (21.88%) Data Architecture
10 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (21.88%) ITIL
10 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
11 6 (18.75%) OO
11 6 (18.75%) Data Management

Software AG
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 4 (12.50%) ArcGIS
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (12.50%) SAS
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Datadog
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) Heroku
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Adabas
2 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
1 5 (15.63%) JUnit
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) git-flow
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Designer
2 11 (34.38%) Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Technical Architect
4 8 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (18.75%) Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Leader
7 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (9.38%) Lead Architect
8 3 (9.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Middleware Architect
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 2 (6.25%) SOA Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Data Architect
10 1 (3.13%) Integration Architect
10 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) Apache Axis
2 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
2 5 (15.63%) J2SE
2 5 (15.63%) Java RMI
2 5 (15.63%) Swing
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware
4 3 (9.38%) REST
5 2 (6.25%) XSD
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE
6 1 (3.13%) JMS
6 1 (3.13%) SOAP
6 1 (3.13%) WCF
6 1 (3.13%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Mainframe
2 11 (34.38%) Replication
3 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.38%) DataPower
4 3 (9.38%) PKI
5 2 (6.25%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.13%) SUSE
3 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Migration
2 13 (40.63%) Data Reconciliation
2 13 (40.63%) Prototyping
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) SOA
5 8 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 8 (25.00%) High Availability
6 7 (21.88%) Data Architecture
6 7 (21.88%) DevOps
6 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 6 (18.75%) Data Management
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
7 6 (18.75%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) Open Source
7 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
8 5 (15.63%) OOD
9 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) GPG13
1 3 (9.38%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) vCloud
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) vRealize
2 3 (9.38%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (3.13%) Graphite
3 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Packer
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) IBM
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 12 (37.50%) webMethods
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 4 (12.50%) ArcSight
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) ESRI
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Apigee
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk
6 1 (3.13%) Unisys
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