The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FatWire products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FatWire over the 3 months to 30 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 the FatWire Corporation.

FatWire
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 399 432 401
Rank change year-on-year +33 -31  
Contract jobs citing FatWire 1 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.009% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.022% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 11
Median daily rate - £438 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £500 £388
% change year-on-year -47.00% +29.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FatWire 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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8281 9297 9538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.02% 41.20% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5547 6225 6188
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 136 204
Median hourly rate £22.34 £20.05 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +7.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.57 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

FatWire
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for FatWire in London

FatWire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FatWire in London

FatWire
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing FatWire in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FatWire in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FatWire 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 FatWire.

1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Interwoven
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Vignette
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Unix

FatWire
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 3 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Documentum
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Content Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Content Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) JSTL
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Personalization
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Interwoven
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) OpenText
2 1 (33.33%) Percussion
2 1 (33.33%) Vignette