The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 March 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).

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ATG
UK
Rank 497 468 529
Rank change year-on-year -29 +61  
Contract jobs citing ATG 102 160 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.69% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 83 35
Median daily rate £550 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +43.75% -11.11%  
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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19754 23040 23661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.17% 43.62% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12176 13939 13362
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 713 798 980
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

ATG
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

ATG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ATG in the UK

ATG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ATG over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ATG in the UK

ATG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ATG in the UK

ATG
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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
England -30 89 £550 +22.22% 18
London -31 55 £550 +22.22% 12
South West +14 22 £445 +4.70% 1
South East +15 10 £600 +26.31%
Hampshire +15 10 £600 +79.10%
Somerset +2 8 £445 +4.70%
City of London +3 4 £650 +48.57% 3
North West +6 2 - - 2
Yeovil +6 2 £450 +22.44%
Southampton - 2 £600 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £400 -
County Antrim - 2 £400 -
Belfast - 2 £400 -
Bristol - 2 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for ATG.

1 151 (79.47%) E-Commerce
2 134 (70.53%) Java
3 131 (68.95%) Oracle
4 100 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (51.58%) J2EE
6 83 (43.68%) Web Services
7 76 (40.00%) Retail
8 63 (33.16%) Spring
9 58 (30.53%) WebSphere
10 56 (29.47%) JSP
11 55 (28.95%) WebLogic
12 50 (26.32%) XML
13 49 (25.79%) Endeca
14 45 (23.68%) JavaScript
15 44 (23.16%) iPad
16 42 (22.11%) Jenkins
17 40 (21.05%) hybris
17 40 (21.05%) TDD
18 38 (20.00%) Git (software)
18 38 (20.00%) SOAP
19 37 (19.47%) RESTful
20 35 (18.42%) Servlets
21 33 (17.37%) Content Management
22 32 (16.84%) JMS
22 32 (16.84%) Gradle
23 30 (15.79%) Apache
23 30 (15.79%) Selenium
24 29 (15.26%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (15.26%) Ant
24 29 (15.26%) JUnit

ATG
Top Related 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 58 (30.53%) WebSphere
2 55 (28.95%) WebLogic
3 30 (15.79%) Apache
4 27 (14.21%) CMS
5 26 (13.68%) JBoss
6 21 (11.05%) ATG Dynamo
6 21 (11.05%) Confluence
6 21 (11.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (6.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (5.26%) Commerce Server
9 10 (5.26%) Tomcat
10 8 (4.21%) Mule
11 6 (3.16%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (2.11%) Apache Solr
12 4 (2.11%) Mule ESB
12 4 (2.11%) SharePoint
12 4 (2.11%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (1.58%) Drupal
13 3 (1.58%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 15 (7.89%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (5.26%) Magento
3 6 (3.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (2.63%) Fredhopper
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (1.58%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.58%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.53%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.68%) IaaS
1 7 (3.68%) PaaS
2 3 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.58%) SaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.53%) GitHub
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.16%) Internet
2 6 (3.16%) DNS
3 3 (1.58%) HTTP
3 3 (1.58%) LAN
3 3 (1.58%) SSL
3 3 (1.58%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) LDAP
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (25.79%) Endeca
2 27 (14.21%) Oracle Database
3 13 (6.84%) MySQL
4 11 (5.79%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) DB2
6 1 (0.53%) Informix
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (22.11%) Jenkins
2 38 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 32 (16.84%) Gradle
4 30 (15.79%) Selenium
5 29 (15.26%) Ant
5 29 (15.26%) JUnit
6 25 (13.16%) JIRA
6 25 (13.16%) Subversion
7 24 (12.63%) Maven
8 23 (12.11%) Mockito
9 18 (9.47%) Spock
10 15 (7.89%) Log4j
11 11 (5.79%) Eclipse
12 10 (5.26%) Cucumber
13 8 (4.21%) Mercurial
13 8 (4.21%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (4.21%) Vagrant
14 7 (3.68%) IntelliJ
15 6 (3.16%) Apache Buildr
15 6 (3.16%) jMock
General
1 76 (40.00%) Retail
2 6 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.58%) Advertising
4 3 (1.58%) Finance
5 1 (0.53%) Automotive
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (42.11%) Developer
2 46 (24.21%) Architect
3 30 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 27 (14.21%) Java Developer
5 20 (10.53%) Consultant
6 14 (7.37%) Oracle Consultant
6 14 (7.37%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (7.37%) Technical Architect
7 12 (6.32%) Senior Consultant
7 12 (6.32%) Senior Oracle Consultant
8 10 (5.26%) Hybris Developer
8 10 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
9 8 (4.21%) DevOps Specialist
10 7 (3.68%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.16%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (3.16%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.63%) E-Commerce Manager
12 5 (2.63%) Java Engineer
13 4 (2.11%) E-Commerce Architect
13 4 (2.11%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (51.58%) J2EE
2 83 (43.68%) Web Services
3 63 (33.16%) Spring
4 56 (29.47%) JSP
5 50 (26.32%) XML
6 38 (20.00%) SOAP
7 37 (19.47%) RESTful
8 35 (18.42%) Servlets
9 32 (16.84%) JMS
10 25 (13.16%) JDBC
10 25 (13.16%) Struts
10 25 (13.16%) XSLT
11 23 (12.11%) JSON
12 20 (10.53%) Hibernate
13 19 (10.00%) CSS
13 19 (10.00%) HTML
14 17 (8.95%) REST
14 17 (8.95%) Spring MVC
15 12 (6.32%) EJB
15 12 (6.32%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.16%) iPad
2 20 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 18 (9.47%) Social Media
5 6 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.16%) Web 2.0
6 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.63%) RIA
7 4 (2.11%) PKI
7 4 (2.11%) W3C
8 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.05%) User Experience
9 1 (0.53%) Blog
9 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.58%) Linux
2 7 (3.68%) Unix
3 4 (2.11%) Windows
4 3 (1.58%) AIX
4 3 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (79.47%) E-Commerce
2 100 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (21.05%) TDD
4 33 (17.37%) Content Management
5 29 (15.26%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (14.21%) MVC
7 26 (13.68%) Scrum
8 25 (13.16%) SOA
9 24 (12.63%) BDD
10 23 (12.11%) B2C
11 22 (11.58%) High Availability
12 21 (11.05%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (10.53%) Multichannel Retail
14 18 (9.47%) Software Architecture
15 17 (8.95%) ERP
15 17 (8.95%) Microservices
16 16 (8.42%) Unit Testing
17 15 (7.89%) Personalization
18 14 (7.37%) SDLC
19 13 (6.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 134 (70.53%) Java
2 45 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 25 (13.16%) SQL
4 5 (2.63%) Perl
4 5 (2.63%) PHP
5 4 (2.11%) Python
6 3 (1.58%) Jython
6 3 (1.58%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.05%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (2.11%) ISEB
2 2 (1.05%) Degree
2 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.95%) QA
2 4 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) SDET
System Software
1 28 (14.74%) Docker
2 3 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (14.74%) Ansible
2 8 (4.21%) Puppet
3 4 (2.11%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (2.11%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 131 (68.95%) Oracle
2 40 (21.05%) hybris
3 20 (10.53%) IBM
4 18 (9.47%) Demandware
5 13 (6.84%) Adobe
6 7 (3.68%) BEA
7 5 (2.63%) SAP
8 4 (2.11%) Apigee
8 4 (2.11%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.11%) Omniture
9 3 (1.58%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.58%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (1.58%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.58%) Retek
9 3 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.58%) VMware
10 2 (1.05%) Elastic Path
10 2 (1.05%) Google
10 2 (1.05%) Venda
11 1 (0.53%) VeriFone
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
IPsoft
Rate: Excellent day rate on offer
Posted: 23 days ago