Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 580 610 577
Rank change year-on-year +30 -33 +1
Contract jobs citing RedGate 28 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.065% 0.073% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.18% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 13
London median daily rate £550 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +9.09% +19.57%
10th Percentile £420 £343 £369
90th Percentile £688 £573 £545
England median daily rate £475 £425 £406
% change year-on-year +11.76% +4.62% +8.33%
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 17,234 18,512 17,319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.28% 39.80% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,540 12,594 11,590
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £269
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 341 264
London median hourly rate £20.16 £21.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.22% +6.17% +6.58%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.81 £12.14
90th Percentile £47.09 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 -10 2 £475 - 1
RedGate
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RedGate 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 RedGate.

1 26 (92.86%) SQL
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) SOA
4 15 (53.57%) C#
4 15 (53.57%) Subversion
4 15 (53.57%) TeamCity
5 13 (46.43%) DevExpress
5 13 (46.43%) Electronic Trading
5 13 (46.43%) Unit Testing
5 13 (46.43%) TDD
5 13 (46.43%) Fixed Income
5 13 (46.43%) WPF
5 13 (46.43%) Java
5 13 (46.43%) .NET
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle
5 13 (46.43%) Front Office
5 13 (46.43%) Scrum
5 13 (46.43%) Moq
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (46.43%) Reactive Extensions
5 13 (46.43%) User Experience
6 12 (42.86%) RxJava
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (32.14%) GitHub

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 13 (46.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (32.14%) GitHub
3 7 (25.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (10.71%) IaaS
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (25.00%) Power BI
5 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.57%) OLTP
6 1 (3.57%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.57%) SSDT
6 1 (3.57%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 15 (53.57%) Subversion
2 15 (53.57%) TeamCity
3 13 (46.43%) Moq
4 7 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 7 (25.00%) JIRA
5 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
8 2 (7.14%) Selenium
8 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (46.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) C# Developer
2 13 (46.43%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
2 13 (46.43%) C# WPF Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 13 (46.43%) UI Developer
2 13 (46.43%) WPF Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Front Office Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Azure Developer
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
1 13 (46.43%) Reactive Extensions
1 13 (46.43%) WPF
2 12 (42.86%) RxJava
3 2 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Fixed Income
1 13 (46.43%) User Experience
2 7 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.14%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) SOA
4 13 (46.43%) Electronic Trading
4 13 (46.43%) Scrum
4 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 13 (46.43%) Unit Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Microservices
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) Release Management
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) C#
3 13 (46.43%) Java
4 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
1 4 (14.29%) Terraform
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) DevExpress
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle
3 7 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
4 2 (7.14%) Atlassian