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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software AG
UK / England
Rank 560 596 562
Rank change year-on-year +36 -34  
Contract jobs citing Software AG 17 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.033% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% 0.076% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 15
Median daily rate £650 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +62.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 18095 21190 21568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.86% 43.54% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11249 13005 12444
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 759 903
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.96 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.31% +14.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.69 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.17 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 +13 6 £600 +41.17% 2
South East +19 4 £725 +52.63%
South West - 4 - -
North West +21 2 £360 -
East Midlands -3 1 - - 1
Software AG
UK

Software AG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 14 (50.00%) webMethods
2 11 (39.29%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
3 10 (35.71%) DevOps
4 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) IBM
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) Mainframe
6 7 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (25.00%) Replication
6 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 7 (25.00%) Adabas
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (25.00%) vCloud
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
7 6 (21.43%) Data Reconciliation
7 6 (21.43%) Data Architecture
7 6 (21.43%) SOA
7 6 (21.43%) Prototyping
8 5 (17.86%) Data Management
9 4 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) Project Planning

Software AG
Top Related 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 (14.29%) ArcGIS
1 4 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 4 (14.29%) SAS
2 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Datadog
1 4 (14.29%) GitHub
1 4 (14.29%) Heroku
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Adabas
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) git-flow
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Technical Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Designer
5 5 (17.86%) Technical Leader
6 4 (14.29%) Integration Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) webMethods Architect
7 3 (10.71%) Lead Architect
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
9 1 (3.57%) Administrator
9 1 (3.57%) Consultant
9 1 (3.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.57%) Middleware Administrator
9 1 (3.57%) Middleware Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) RESTful
2 4 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) XSD
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (25.00%) Replication
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
4 2 (7.14%) CESG
4 2 (7.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (7.14%) SUSE
3 2 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps
3 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Migration
4 6 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 6 (21.43%) Data Reconciliation
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
4 6 (21.43%) Prototyping
4 6 (21.43%) SOA
5 5 (17.86%) Data Management
6 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) SIEM
6 4 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) GPG13
1 3 (10.71%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) vCloud
2 4 (14.29%) Docker
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Ansible
1 4 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (14.29%) Graphite
1 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.29%) Packer
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
1 4 (14.29%) vRealize
2 3 (10.71%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) webMethods
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) IBM
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 4 (14.29%) Apigee
5 4 (14.29%) ArcSight
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) ESRI
5 4 (14.29%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) SAP
5 4 (14.29%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Terracotta