Period
to 17 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Black Duck products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Black Duck over the 6 months to 17 December 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 Black Duck Software.

Black Duck
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 631 600 590
Rank change year-on-year -31 -10 +12
Contract jobs citing Black Duck 6 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.036% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.032% 0.084% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 3
London median daily rate £700 £553 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.70% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £650 £466 £408
90th Percentile £738 £659 £548
England median daily rate £475 £550 £425
% change year-on-year -13.64% +29.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Black Duck 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19018 18971 19104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.28% 42.98% 41.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12961 12595 12586
London median daily rate £475 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.15% +2.65%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 287 368
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% +4.82%

Black Duck
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Black Duck as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Black Duck in London

Black Duck
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Black Duck in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Black Duck in London

Black Duck
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Black Duck within the London region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Central London -3 1 £675 +21.62%
Black Duck
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Black Duck 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 London region with a requirement for Black Duck.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Confluence
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk
1 6 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Docker
1 6 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (100.00%) Zephyr
1 6 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 6 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (100.00%) Case Management
1 6 (100.00%) TestRail
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS

Black Duck
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (100.00%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) TestRail
1 6 (100.00%) Zephyr
2 4 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 4 (66.67%) Bower
2 4 (66.67%) Chocolatey
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Case Management
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk