Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 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 Red Gate Software.

RedGate
England > London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 590 611 606
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5 -28
Contract jobs citing RedGate 43 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.080% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.20% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 13
London median daily rate £544 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +21.21% +10.00%
10th Percentile £395 £369 £363
90th Percentile £676 £588 £506
England median daily rate £538 £458 £375
% change year-on-year +17.49% +22.00% -
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 18,867 19,195 19,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.06% 40.42% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,810 13,075 12,683
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 300 293
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.14 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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 -19 4 £363 -23.68%
East London - 1 £575 -
RedGate
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 31 (72.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (58.14%) SQL
3 22 (51.16%) PowerShell
4 21 (48.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (46.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
7 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (37.21%) TeamCity
8 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (34.88%) DevOps
9 14 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (30.23%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (30.23%) AppDynamics
11 12 (27.91%) Windows
11 12 (27.91%) Finance
11 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (25.58%) .NET
12 11 (25.58%) ETL
12 11 (25.58%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
13 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
14 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (20.93%) Atlassian
14 9 (20.93%) GitHub
14 9 (20.93%) Kimball Methodology
14 9 (20.93%) C#
14 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 4 (9.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 21 (48.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (20.93%) GitHub
4 2 (4.65%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (4.65%) IaaS
4 2 (4.65%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (72.09%) SQL Server
2 20 (46.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
7 6 (13.95%) Power BI
8 5 (11.63%) Snowflake Schema
8 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (11.63%) Star Schema
9 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
9 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
10 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (4.65%) OLTP
10 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.65%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) TeamCity
2 11 (25.58%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
4 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
5 6 (13.95%) Gradle
5 6 (13.95%) Liquibase
5 6 (13.95%) Maven
5 6 (13.95%) SonarQube
5 6 (13.95%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (9.30%) JIRA
6 4 (9.30%) Moq
6 4 (9.30%) Subversion
7 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
7 2 (4.65%) Hudson
7 2 (4.65%) MSBuild
7 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
7 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Front Office
3 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Azure Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Azure DevOps
3 6 (13.95%) Data Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) DBA
3 6 (13.95%) SQL DBA
3 6 (13.95%) T-SQL Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) PowerShell Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
5 4 (9.30%) C# WPF Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) UI Developer
5 4 (9.30%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) WPF
3 4 (9.30%) Pandas
3 4 (9.30%) PySpark
3 4 (9.30%) Reactive Extensions
4 2 (4.65%) RxJava
5 1 (2.33%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.33%) COM
5 1 (2.33%) RxJS
5 1 (2.33%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Fixed Income
2 4 (9.30%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Fintech
3 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.65%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (34.88%) DevOps
3 11 (25.58%) ETL
4 10 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.93%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
6 7 (16.28%) Migration
7 6 (13.95%) Epics
7 6 (13.95%) Pair Programming
7 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (13.95%) Release Management
7 6 (13.95%) Scrum
8 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) Refactoring
9 4 (9.30%) Regression Testing
9 4 (9.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) PowerShell
3 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
4 9 (20.93%) C#
5 8 (18.60%) VBA
6 6 (13.95%) Groovy
6 6 (13.95%) Python
7 5 (11.63%) Java
8 2 (4.65%) C
8 2 (4.65%) VBScript
9 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (16.28%) Puppet
2 7 (16.28%) Terraform
3 6 (13.95%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.65%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) AppDynamics
3 9 (20.93%) Atlassian
4 6 (13.95%) Dynatrace
4 6 (13.95%) Tableau
5 4 (9.30%) DevExpress
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle
6 2 (4.65%) Informatica
6 2 (4.65%) Perforce