The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Actuate products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Actuate over the 3 months to 29 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 the Actuate Corporation.

Actuate
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 645 641
Contract jobs citing Actuate 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.007% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.017% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £450 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £388 £355
% change year-on-year - +9.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Actuate 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20651 24117 24949
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.90% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20874 27087 25776
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1319 1641 1981
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.31% +9.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.75 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

Actuate
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Actuate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Actuate in the UK

Actuate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Actuate in the UK

Actuate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Actuate.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Actuate in the UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Actuate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Actuate.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Temenos
1 1 (100.00%) Sophis
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Temenos Triple'A Plus

Actuate
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
General
1 1 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sophis
1 1 (100.00%) Temenos