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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 - 134
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ATG 7 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% - 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £433 - £420
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 - £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 - £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £575 £450
% change year-on-year -13.47% +27.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1115 1295 1159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.60% 43.91% 37.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 798 704
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 55 103
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.00 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

ATG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing ATG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 3 £440 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
ATG
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 29 (96.67%) E-Commerce
2 23 (76.67%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Oracle
3 22 (73.33%) Web Services
4 21 (70.00%) SOAP
4 21 (70.00%) Hibernate
4 21 (70.00%) Spring
5 20 (66.67%) Struts
5 20 (66.67%) XML
5 20 (66.67%) JSP
6 19 (63.33%) Internet
7 18 (60.00%) QA
8 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
10 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
10 14 (46.67%) CSS
10 14 (46.67%) WebLogic
10 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
11 13 (43.33%) HTML
11 13 (43.33%) J2EE
11 13 (43.33%) Apache
12 12 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (40.00%) JBoss
12 12 (40.00%) B2B
12 12 (40.00%) B2C
12 12 (40.00%) JMS
12 12 (40.00%) Ant
12 12 (40.00%) JDBC
12 12 (40.00%) Servlets
12 12 (40.00%) XSLT

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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (46.67%) WebLogic
2 13 (43.33%) Apache
3 12 (40.00%) CMS
3 12 (40.00%) JBoss
3 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) ATG Dynamo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (40.00%) Ant
2 12 (40.00%) Maven
3 11 (36.67%) Gradle
4 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 10 (33.33%) Subversion
5 8 (26.67%) Apache Buildr
5 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
5 8 (26.67%) jMock
5 8 (26.67%) JUnit
5 8 (26.67%) Mercurial
5 8 (26.67%) Selenium
6 7 (23.33%) IntelliJ
7 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (16.67%) JMeter
8 5 (16.67%) SoapUI
9 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
10 1 (3.33%) WATIR
10 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Architect
3 4 (13.33%) QA Leader
4 2 (6.67%) UAT Lead
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) Web Services
2 21 (70.00%) Hibernate
2 21 (70.00%) SOAP
2 21 (70.00%) Spring
3 20 (66.67%) JSP
3 20 (66.67%) Struts
3 20 (66.67%) XML
4 14 (46.67%) CSS
5 13 (43.33%) HTML
5 13 (43.33%) J2EE
6 12 (40.00%) JDBC
6 12 (40.00%) JMS
6 12 (40.00%) JMX
6 12 (40.00%) Servlets
6 12 (40.00%) XSLT
7 9 (30.00%) Ajax
8 8 (26.67%) EJB
8 8 (26.67%) JSF
8 8 (26.67%) JSON
8 8 (26.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) iPad
1 12 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 7 (23.33%) RIA
2 7 (23.33%) Web 2.0
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) E-Commerce
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (40.00%) B2B
4 12 (40.00%) B2C
4 12 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (40.00%) Content Management
4 12 (40.00%) High Availability
4 12 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (40.00%) Software Architecture
5 10 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
6 9 (30.00%) MVC
7 8 (26.67%) Refactoring
7 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (26.67%) XML Parsing
8 7 (23.33%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) hybris
3 1 (3.33%) BEA