Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 628 - 594
Rank change year-on-year - +594 +3
Contract jobs citing Black Duck 12 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% - 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% - 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 8
London median daily rate £733 - £513
10th Percentile £455 - £459
90th Percentile £843 - £636
England median daily rate £650 £490 £513
% change year-on-year +32.65% -4.39% +13.89%
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 18,286 17,640 18,981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.33% 41.78% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,409 11,875 12,884
London median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £656 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 241 229
London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £17.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.26% +10.67% -5.78%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £36.69
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Black Duck in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 July 2018. 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 - 4 £733 -
Black Duck
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Black Duck 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 London region with a requirement for Black Duck.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Open Source
1 12 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 10 (83.33%) CentOS
2 10 (83.33%) Ansible
2 10 (83.33%) GitLab
2 10 (83.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (83.33%) Business Development
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) Terraform
4 7 (58.33%) Coaching
5 6 (50.00%) DevOps
5 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) QA
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 2 (16.67%) Change Management
8 2 (16.67%) Electronics
8 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) SAP
8 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
8 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA
8 2 (16.67%) Marketing

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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) GitLab
1 10 (83.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) QA Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Head of DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Digital
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Head of QA
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) CentOS
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Open Source
1 12 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 10 (83.33%) Business Development
3 7 (58.33%) Coaching
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) Microservices
7 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Service Design
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Ansible
1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 9 (75.00%) Terraform
3 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (16.67%) SAP