Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TOWER Software over the 6 months to 18 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 TOWER Software.

TOWER Software
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 606 609
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -18
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 21 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.045% 0.029% 0.017%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.067% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 6
London median daily rate £375 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% -11.90% -16.00%
10th Percentile £314 £358 £469
90th Percentile £620 £549 £550
England median daily rate £450 £410 £488
% change year-on-year +9.76% -15.90% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -

TOWER Software 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 18836 19319 19793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.47% 42.71% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12820 12876 13140
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
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 298 282 406
London median hourly rate £19.75 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.72% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £46.38
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

TOWER Software
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for TOWER Software in London

TOWER Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TOWER Software in London

TOWER Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOWER Software in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TOWER Software in London

TOWER Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TOWER Software in London

TOWER Software
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 TOWER Software within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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 +8 6 £350 -33.33% 1
TOWER Software
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 8 (38.10%) Ansible
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Python
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (19.05%) LDAP
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 4 (19.05%) Artifactory
5 4 (19.05%) Splunk
5 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (19.05%) Docker
5 4 (19.05%) OpenShift
5 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery

TOWER Software
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 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) GitHub
3 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) Hazelcast
2 2 (9.52%) HBase
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Artifactory
2 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Core
3 3 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Core
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) LESS
3 3 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (14.29%) RESTful
3 3 (14.29%) RxJS
4 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (9.52%) Kafka
4 2 (9.52%) React
5 1 (4.76%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Unix
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) CoreOS
3 1 (4.76%) RancherOS
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
2 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
3 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (14.29%) API Development
4 3 (14.29%) API Integration
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) ChatOps
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Python
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Korn
4 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 2 (9.52%) Groovy
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
5 2 (9.52%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
3 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.76%) Mesos
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Rancher
4 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Splunk
2 3 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow