Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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.

Axway
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 839 862
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 -7
Contract jobs citing Axway 24 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.040% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.088% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 12
UK median daily rate £410 £345 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.84% +9.52% -30.00%
10th Percentile £296 £278 £289
90th Percentile £650 £537 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £320 £315
% change year-on-year +25.00% +1.59% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
UK median hourly rate - £36.00 £62.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

Axway 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43951 47473 49241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 45.33% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27307 29002 29036
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £235 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1470 1695 2097
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.27 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Axway
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Axway in the UK

Axway
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Axway in the UK

Axway
Top 6 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England 0 24 £410 +20.59% 1
North of England +36 14 £400 +25.00%
UK excluding London -2 14 £400 +25.00%
North East +51 13 £388 +21.09%
London -15 9 £650 +20.09% 1
North West +20 1 £448 +2.29%

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (75.00%) Unix
2 17 (70.83%) IBM
3 14 (58.33%) Oracle
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) DevOps
3 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (54.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 13 (54.17%) Puppet
4 13 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
4 13 (54.17%) Software Packaging
4 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (54.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
4 13 (54.17%) AIX
4 13 (54.17%) Linux
4 13 (54.17%) OO
4 13 (54.17%) JBoss
4 13 (54.17%) HP
4 13 (54.17%) Siebel
4 13 (54.17%) Informatica
4 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
4 13 (54.17%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (45.83%) LDAP
5 11 (45.83%) SSL
5 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) Private Cloud
6 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) X.21

Axway
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 13 (54.17%) JBoss
1 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
1 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
1 13 (54.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 5 (20.83%) Apache
3 5 (20.83%) nginx
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
4 4 (16.67%) FileNet
5 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (54.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) LDAP
1 11 (45.83%) SSL
2 8 (33.33%) X.21
3 6 (25.00%) Kerberos
4 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (20.83%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) AIX Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) AIX Support
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Software Packaging
1 13 (54.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (25.00%) SailPoint
2 6 (25.00%) SAML
2 6 (25.00%) SPNEGO
2 6 (25.00%) WCF
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 6 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) ISPF
4 2 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) OAuth
5 1 (4.17%) OAuth2
5 1 (4.17%) OpenID
5 1 (4.17%) RAML
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (45.83%) Private Cloud
3 6 (25.00%) PKI
4 5 (20.83%) DataPower
5 3 (12.50%) iSeries
5 3 (12.50%) Tandem
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Native
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
6 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Unix
2 13 (54.17%) AIX
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
2 13 (54.17%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) SOA
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Workflow
5 4 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL V2
5 4 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (12.50%) B2B
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) JCL
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (54.17%) Puppet
2 6 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (20.83%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) IBM
2 14 (58.33%) Oracle
3 13 (54.17%) HP
3 13 (54.17%) Informatica
3 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
3 13 (54.17%) Siebel
4 6 (25.00%) BMC
4 6 (25.00%) CA
4 6 (25.00%) ForgeRock
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) Sun
6 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
7 3 (12.50%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (4.17%) Apigee
8 1 (4.17%) Google
8 1 (4.17%) Intel
8 1 (4.17%) MuleSoft
8 1 (4.17%) SAP
8 1 (4.17%) TIBCO