Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Ultra Messaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ultra Messaging over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Informatica Ultra Messaging (formerly 29West)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 851 847
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4 -89
Contract jobs citing Ultra Messaging 37 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.022% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.073% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 19
England median daily rate £550 £650 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £475 £480 £524
90th Percentile £750 £713 £718
UK median daily rate £550 £650 £613
% change year-on-year -15.38% +6.12% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Ultra Messaging is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30652 30033 30024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.32% 30.71% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21811 20965 20810
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 347 505
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.68 £14.56 £14.53
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.37
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Ultra Messaging
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Ultra Messaging as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Ultra Messaging in England

Ultra Messaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ultra Messaging in England

Ultra Messaging
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ultra Messaging in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ultra Messaging in England

Ultra Messaging
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 Ultra Messaging within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -1 37 £550 -15.38% 1
Ultra Messaging
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ultra Messaging 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 Ultra Messaging.

1 33 (89.19%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) FIX Protocol
3 30 (81.08%) Low Latency
4 26 (70.27%) Linux
5 25 (67.57%) Front Office
5 25 (67.57%) Finance
6 23 (62.16%) TIBCO
7 19 (51.35%) JMS
7 19 (51.35%) Oracle
7 19 (51.35%) Sybase
8 18 (48.65%) Electronic Trading
9 17 (45.95%) Bash Shell
9 17 (45.95%) TeamCity
9 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
9 17 (45.95%) Subversion
9 17 (45.95%) Maven
9 17 (45.95%) Financial Institution
9 17 (45.95%) Currenex
9 17 (45.95%) Sonatype Nexus
10 16 (43.24%) Relational Database
10 16 (43.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (35.14%) HTML5
11 13 (35.14%) CSS
11 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
11 13 (35.14%) HTML
11 13 (35.14%) Multithreading
12 12 (32.43%) C++
13 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
13 11 (29.73%) Degree

Ultra Messaging
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 (24.32%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) KDB
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
1 17 (45.95%) Maven
1 17 (45.95%) Sonatype Nexus
1 17 (45.95%) Subversion
1 17 (45.95%) TeamCity
2 4 (10.81%) Grunt
2 4 (10.81%) gulp
2 4 (10.81%) webpack
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (67.57%) Finance
1 25 (67.57%) Front Office
2 17 (45.95%) Financial Institution
3 9 (24.32%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 27 (72.97%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Angular Developer
4 4 (10.81%) HTML Developer
4 4 (10.81%) UI Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Low Latency Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Production Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) FIX Protocol
2 19 (51.35%) JMS
3 13 (35.14%) CSS
3 13 (35.14%) HTML
3 13 (35.14%) HTML5
4 8 (21.62%) MAPI
5 6 (16.22%) Rendezvous
6 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.81%) REST
6 4 (10.81%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.70%) JNI
7 1 (2.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.41%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Low Latency
2 18 (48.65%) Electronic Trading
3 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) Multithreading
5 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
6 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
6 9 (24.32%) Workflow
7 6 (16.22%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (10.81%) TDD
9 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) Bash Shell
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) C++
5 10 (27.03%) C
6 4 (10.81%) ES6
7 2 (5.41%) SQL
8 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) TIBCO
2 19 (51.35%) Oracle
2 19 (51.35%) Sybase
3 17 (45.95%) Currenex
4 8 (21.62%) Solace