Period
to 25 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 February 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 Software AG.

Software AG
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 200 217
Rank change year-on-year +13 +17 -
Contract jobs citing Software AG 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% 0.11% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.27% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
South West median daily rate £300 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +28.13% -
England median daily rate £475 £513 £425
% change year-on-year -7.32% +20.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,918 2,220 2,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.27% 40.75% 40.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,173 1,432 1,616
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.54% -0.53%
10th Percentile £206 £184 £219
90th Percentile £575 £530 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 158 135
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £30.25 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.36% -3.97% +40.00%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +6.28%

Software AG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Software AG in the South West

Software AG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software AG in the South West

Software AG
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 Software AG within the South West region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Bristol - 1 £300 -
Software AG
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software AG 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 South West region with a requirement for Software AG.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

Software AG
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (100.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods