Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Software AG
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 366 393
Rank change year-on-year +18 +27 -21
Contract jobs citing Software AG 24 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.073% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.15% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
South East median daily rate £375 £380 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% -30.91% +25.00%
10th Percentile £318 £346 £530
90th Percentile £481 £624 £570
England median daily rate £438 £513 £388
% change year-on-year -14.63% +32.26% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - -

Software AG 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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8037 7971 9224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.07% 48.32% 47.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4622 4590 5154
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £240 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £533
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 396 435
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.00 £44.50
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Software AG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Software AG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Software AG in the South East

Software AG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Software AG in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Software AG in the South East

Software AG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software AG in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software AG in the South East

Software AG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software AG in the South East

Software AG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software AG within the South East 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
Hampshire - 22 £375 -
Berkshire -2 1 - -
Thames Valley -13 1 - -
Software AG
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software AG 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 South East region with a requirement for Software AG.

1 24 (100.00%) webMethods
2 20 (83.33%) Java
2 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 20 (83.33%) Web Services
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Eclipse
3 19 (79.17%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (50.00%) HP
4 12 (50.00%) .NET
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) Ant
4 12 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (50.00%) Selenium
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (50.00%) F#
4 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (50.00%) TestNG
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (50.00%) vSphere
4 12 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 12 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 12 (50.00%) PuTTY

Software AG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 12 (50.00%) WinSCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 12 (50.00%) Ant
2 12 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 12 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 12 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 12 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 12 (50.00%) TestNG
3 9 (37.50%) LoadRunner
3 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (33.33%) JUnit
4 8 (33.33%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) Babel
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) SOA Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) Web Services
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (33.33%) Apache Axis
3 8 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 8 (33.33%) J2SE
3 8 (33.33%) Java RMI
3 8 (33.33%) Swing
4 6 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (4.17%) Browserify
6 1 (4.17%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) React
6 1 (4.17%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.17%) SUSE
4 1 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) API Testing
1 12 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
3 9 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
3 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 8 (33.33%) OO
4 8 (33.33%) OOD
4 8 (33.33%) SOA
5 6 (25.00%) DevOps
5 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.50%) Kanban
8 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
9 2 (8.33%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) F#
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) ISEB
2 6 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) webMethods
2 20 (83.33%) Oracle
3 12 (50.00%) HP
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (8.33%) hybris
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) IBM