The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Concordion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Concordion over the 3 months to 22 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.

Concordion
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Concordion 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.036% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Concordion is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8258 8338 7465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.62% 15.46% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5649 5746 4927
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 125 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Concordion
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Concordion in the UK

Concordion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Concordion in the UK

Concordion
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Concordion within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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 - 3 £450 -
London - 3 £450 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Concordion 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 Concordion.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (96.00%) JBehave
3 23 (92.00%) Cucumber
4 21 (84.00%) Selenium
5 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (80.00%) SQL
5 20 (80.00%) DB2
5 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
5 20 (80.00%) Relational Database
6 17 (68.00%) JUnit
7 16 (64.00%) Banking
8 15 (60.00%) Unix
8 15 (60.00%) Shell Script
9 14 (56.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (56.00%) Docker
10 13 (52.00%) EMIR
10 13 (52.00%) Dodd-Frank
10 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
10 13 (52.00%) DevOps
10 13 (52.00%) Microservices
10 13 (52.00%) Maven
10 13 (52.00%) MiFID
10 13 (52.00%) TDD
10 13 (52.00%) Scrum
10 13 (52.00%) Ant
11 12 (48.00%) Perforce
11 12 (48.00%) OO
11 12 (48.00%) Spring
11 12 (48.00%) Gradle
11 12 (48.00%) Hudson

Concordion
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 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (8.00%) GemFire
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) DB2
1 20 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) HBase
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 24 (96.00%) JBehave
2 23 (92.00%) Cucumber
3 21 (84.00%) Selenium
4 17 (68.00%) JUnit
5 14 (56.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (52.00%) Ant
6 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
6 13 (52.00%) Maven
7 12 (48.00%) Gradle
7 12 (48.00%) Hudson
8 2 (8.00%) FitNesse
8 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
8 2 (8.00%) Mockito
8 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
9 1 (4.00%) GitLab
9 1 (4.00%) JIRA
9 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
9 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
9 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (64.00%) Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) DevOps Manager
2 5 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Spring
2 11 (44.00%) SOAP
3 10 (40.00%) JSON
3 10 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (8.00%) JDBC
4 2 (8.00%) JMS
4 2 (8.00%) Kafka
4 2 (8.00%) Lucene
4 2 (8.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (4.00%) Guice
5 1 (4.00%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Equities
1 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (52.00%) DevOps
2 13 (52.00%) Microservices
2 13 (52.00%) Scrum
2 13 (52.00%) TDD
3 12 (48.00%) OO
4 11 (44.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (36.00%) Release Management
6 9 (36.00%) Software Delivery
7 6 (24.00%) BDD
8 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
9 2 (8.00%) Analytics
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.00%) ETL
9 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
9 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
9 2 (8.00%) SOLID
10 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (24.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (8.00%) GraphQL
7 1 (4.00%) AspectJ
7 1 (4.00%) Go
7 1 (4.00%) Groovy
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 13 (52.00%) EMIR
1 13 (52.00%) MiFID
2 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Perforce
2 7 (28.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Google