Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Exstream skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exstream over the 6 months to 16 November 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.

HP Exstream
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 647 636 668
Rank change year-on-year -11 +32 -3
Contract jobs citing Exstream 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.020% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.33% 0.048% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.97% -11.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £370 £324 £344
90th Percentile £488 £461 £521
UK median daily rate £407 £388 £500
% change year-on-year +4.97% -22.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Exstream is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,295 4,161 4,827
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.94% 7.73% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,957 2,433 2,818
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £625 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
% change year-on-year - +7.95% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 61 73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -3.23% +15.54%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £60.63 £61.00 £96.60
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -0.88%

Exstream
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Exstream as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Exstream in the UK excluding London

Exstream
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exstream in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exstream in the UK excluding London

Exstream
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exstream within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
South East +8 4 £450 +16.13%
North of England - 4 £401 -
Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
Midlands - 3 £400 -
West Midlands - 2 £400 -
North West - 1 £413 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Exstream
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Exstream 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Exstream.

1 8 (72.73%) OpenText
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) Spring Security
6 1 (9.09%) Slack
6 1 (9.09%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Confluence
6 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Puppet
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
6 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (9.09%) Node.js

Exstream
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Blockchain
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Interactive Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (9.09%) Kafka
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Batch
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Scrum
1 2 (18.18%) Use Case
1 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
1 2 (18.18%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) BDD
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Microservices
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) SFIA
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Grafana
1 1 (9.09%) Graylog
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) OpenText
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle