Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ATG over the 6 months to 17 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 ATG (Art Technology Group).

ATG
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 201 218
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17 -13
Contract jobs citing ATG 10 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.069% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
South West median daily rate £414 - £425
10th Percentile £401 - £393
90th Percentile £443 - £545
England median daily rate £550 £450 £520
% change year-on-year +22.22% -13.46% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

ATG 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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2251 2453 2686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.76% 42.18% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1367 1535 1673
South West median daily rate £395 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.04% -0.67% -
10th Percentile £200 £200 £208
90th Percentile £550 £538 £511
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 163 154
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.24% -6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.01 £11.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £50.18
England median hourly rate £17.31 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% -5.71% +6.06%

ATG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing ATG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for ATG in the South West

ATG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ATG in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for ATG in the South West

ATG
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Somerset - 5 £403 -
Bristol -7 3 £425 -
ATG
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ATG 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 West region with a requirement for ATG.

1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) Gradle
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Maven
3 7 (70.00%) Ant
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) JMeter
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) Selenium
4 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (60.00%) User Stories
4 6 (60.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (60.00%) hybris
4 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (60.00%) API Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (30.00%) SMS
8 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
8 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (20.00%) Hibernate

ATG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SMS
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Ant
1 7 (70.00%) Gradle
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (60.00%) JMeter
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Buildr
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (20.00%) jMock
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) EJB
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) JSF
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Struts
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) RIA
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
1 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) API Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) User Stories
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) hybris
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle