The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Axway products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Axway over the 3 months to 26 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 Axway.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Axway
UK
Rank 582 614 606
Rank change year-on-year +32 -8  
Contract jobs citing Axway 27 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.051% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.12% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 13
Median daily rate £440 £370 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.91% +21.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £345 £305
% change year-on-year +27.53% +13.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Axway 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 19767 23258 24068
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.19% 43.70% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12205 14087 13626
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £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 711 804 1010
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 £10.80 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Axway
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Axway in the UK

Axway
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Axway in the UK

Axway
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Axway over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Axway in the UK

Axway
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Axway in the UK

Axway
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Axway within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +36 24 £440 +18.91%
London +36 12 £480 -8.57%
North West +31 4 £350 -6.66%
Manchester - 4 £350 -
Yorkshire +18 3 £440 -
West Yorkshire +17 3 £440 -
Halifax - 3 £440 -
South East +26 2 £500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 2 £405 +30.64%
North East -23 2 £405 +30.64%
Tyne and Wear -24 2 £405 +30.64%
Reading - 2 £500 -
Berkshire - 2 £500 -
City of London +4 1 £450 -14.28%
Edinburgh - 1 £440 -
Scotland - 1 £440 -

Axway
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Axway 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 Axway.

1 43 (86.00%) Unix
2 37 (74.00%) IBM
3 31 (62.00%) Windows
4 25 (50.00%) FTP
5 23 (46.00%) Oracle
6 22 (44.00%) Linux
7 19 (38.00%) B2B
7 19 (38.00%) Middleware
8 18 (36.00%) IBM Sterling
9 17 (34.00%) ISPF
9 17 (34.00%) iSeries
9 17 (34.00%) JCL
9 17 (34.00%) Tandem
9 17 (34.00%) zOS
9 17 (34.00%) WebLogic
9 17 (34.00%) Time Sharing Option
10 16 (32.00%) JBoss
11 15 (30.00%) AIX
11 15 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (30.00%) WebSphere
11 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (28.00%) DevOps
12 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (28.00%) Puppet
12 14 (28.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 14 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (28.00%) Finance
12 14 (28.00%) Service Delivery
12 14 (28.00%) OO
12 14 (28.00%) Siebel

Axway
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 17 (34.00%) WebLogic
2 16 (32.00%) JBoss
3 15 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 15 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (10.00%) FileNet
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.00%) AquaLogic
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.00%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (28.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.00%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (50.00%) FTP
2 12 (24.00%) SSL
3 6 (12.00%) HTTP
3 6 (12.00%) HTTPS
4 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (10.00%) LDAP
4 5 (10.00%) NAS
4 5 (10.00%) SAN
5 4 (8.00%) Network Security
6 3 (6.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (6.00%) DHCP
6 3 (6.00%) DNS
6 3 (6.00%) Firewall
6 3 (6.00%) LAN
6 3 (6.00%) VoIP
6 3 (6.00%) WAN
6 3 (6.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Product Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) z/OS Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.00%) Insight Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Unix Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) Middleware
2 17 (34.00%) ISPF
3 14 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (22.00%) Software Packaging
5 5 (10.00%) XML
6 4 (8.00%) EDIFACT
6 4 (8.00%) JDBC
6 4 (8.00%) JMS
6 4 (8.00%) ODBC
7 3 (6.00%) J2EE
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (2.00%) Apache Camel
9 1 (2.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) iSeries
1 17 (34.00%) Tandem
2 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.00%) Mainframe
4 5 (10.00%) DataPower
5 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Unix
2 31 (62.00%) Windows
3 22 (44.00%) Linux
4 17 (34.00%) zOS
5 15 (30.00%) AIX
6 14 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.00%) Solaris
8 1 (2.00%) OS/390
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) B2B
2 14 (28.00%) DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) OO
2 14 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Change Control
4 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.00%) Service Management
5 5 (10.00%) Workflow
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Use Case
7 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.00%) Prototyping
9 1 (2.00%) Re-Platforming
9 1 (2.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) JCL
2 8 (16.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) Perl
4 6 (12.00%) ActionScript
4 6 (12.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 6 (12.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 6 (12.00%) SQL
5 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (28.00%) Puppet
2 5 (10.00%) Forum Sentry
3 3 (6.00%) BladeLogic
3 3 (6.00%) Control-M
3 3 (6.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (6.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) IBM
2 23 (46.00%) Oracle
3 18 (36.00%) IBM Sterling
4 14 (28.00%) HP
4 14 (28.00%) Informatica
4 14 (28.00%) Red Hat
4 14 (28.00%) Siebel
5 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.00%) Sun
7 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco
7 3 (6.00%) Citrix
7 3 (6.00%) Nokia
7 3 (6.00%) Symantec
7 3 (6.00%) VMware
8 2 (4.00%) BEA
9 1 (2.00%) Apigee
9 1 (2.00%) SAP
9 1 (2.00%) Tumbleweed