Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of RedGate products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RedGate over the 6 months to 20 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Gate Software.

RedGate
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 601 583
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18 +26
Contract jobs citing RedGate 36 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.077% 0.034% 0.075%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.079% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 28
London median daily rate £513 £413 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.24% +9.27% -11.18%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £310
90th Percentile £588 £506 £658
England median daily rate £465 £360 £378
% change year-on-year +29.17% -4.64% +30.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

RedGate 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 18903 19075 19674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.51% 42.79% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12849 12712 13039
London median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% +1.41%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 280 404
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.73
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

RedGate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RedGate in London

RedGate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RedGate in London

RedGate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RedGate in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RedGate in London

RedGate
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 RedGate within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London - 5 £475 - 1
RedGate
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RedGate 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 RedGate.

1 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
3 25 (69.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (55.56%) Finance
6 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (52.78%) PowerShell
7 16 (44.44%) Banking
7 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (41.67%) Windows
8 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (38.89%) MCITP
9 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (36.11%) .NET
10 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
12 11 (30.56%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (30.56%) QA
13 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
13 10 (27.78%) Scrum
14 9 (25.00%) Asset Management
14 9 (25.00%) ETL
14 9 (25.00%) MCSE
14 9 (25.00%) QlikView
14 9 (25.00%) Investment Banking
14 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring

RedGate
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 7 (19.44%) IIS
1 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 25 (69.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (30.56%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (25.00%) QlikView
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (16.67%) OLAP
10 6 (16.67%) OLTP
11 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (11.11%) Data Mart
13 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
13 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
13 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
13 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (19.44%) MSBuild
2 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.33%) WiX
5 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.78%) LINQPad
6 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Banking
3 9 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) SQL Developer
3 11 (30.56%) SSIS Developer
3 11 (30.56%) SSRS Developer
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Developer
5 9 (25.00%) DBA
5 9 (25.00%) ETL Developer
6 7 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) PowerShell Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Lead Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Lead SQL Server Developer
7 6 (16.67%) SQL DBA
8 5 (13.89%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
9 4 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) MSMQ
2 7 (19.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (16.67%) MDX
4 4 (11.11%) WCF
5 2 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
6 1 (2.78%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.78%) WinForms
6 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Online Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.78%) Scrum
5 9 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (25.00%) ETL
5 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (22.22%) DevOps
7 7 (19.44%) Application Performance Management
7 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
7 7 (19.44%) Performance Management
7 7 (19.44%) Task Automation
8 6 (16.67%) Fund Management
8 6 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
11 3 (8.33%) Corporate Information Factory
11 3 (8.33%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) PowerShell
3 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 5 (13.89%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (38.89%) MCITP
3 9 (25.00%) MCSE
4 5 (13.89%) MCTS
5 3 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 3 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) AppDynamics
1 7 (19.44%) Dynatrace
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
1 7 (19.44%) New Relic
2 6 (16.67%) Tableau
3 3 (8.33%) HP
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Neverfail
5 1 (2.78%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.78%) Infragistics
5 1 (2.78%) Syncfusion
5 1 (2.78%) Telerik
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO