The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Coremetrics products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Coremetrics over the 3 months to 28 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 IBM Coremetrics Web Analytics.

Coremetrics
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 632 638
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6  
Contract jobs citing Coremetrics 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.030% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Median daily rate £340 £375 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% -27.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -12.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Coremetrics 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 19880 23441 24407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.09% 43.75% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12294 14240 13819
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 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 708 804 1038
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Coremetrics in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Coremetrics in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Coremetrics in the UK

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Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Coremetrics within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +33 8 £340 -12.25% 2
East Midlands - 5 £308 -
Leicester - 5 £308 -
Leicestershire - 5 £308 -
South East +13 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -4 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
London +21 1 £351 -17.52% 2

Coremetrics
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics.

1 16 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (50.00%) Web Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (43.75%) Omniture
4 7 (43.75%) Web Development
4 7 (43.75%) SEO
4 7 (43.75%) WebTrends
5 6 (37.50%) Apple
5 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) Pair Programming
5 6 (37.50%) Marketing
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) REST
5 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
5 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) Apple Swift
5 6 (37.50%) CocoaPods
5 6 (37.50%) git-flow
5 6 (37.50%) SOLID
5 6 (37.50%) Travis CI
5 6 (37.50%) Mixpanel
5 6 (37.50%) CircleCI
5 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development

Coremetrics
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 3 (18.75%) SAS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) SPSS
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Google Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Google Checkout
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Mixpanel
2 5 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (12.50%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) CircleCI
2 6 (37.50%) CocoaPods
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) git-flow
2 6 (37.50%) Travis CI
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (12.50%) Hudson
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior iOS Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Web Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Associate Director
6 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Web Analytics Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) PPC Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) SEO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) JSON
1 6 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) EJB
2 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) JSP
2 2 (12.50%) JSTL
2 2 (12.50%) Lucene
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Struts
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) Web Analytics
3 7 (43.75%) SEO
3 7 (43.75%) Web Development
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (37.50%) iOS Development
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 6 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 6 (37.50%) SOLID
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 5 (31.25%) A/B Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) Market Research
5 5 (31.25%) Pay per click
5 5 (31.25%) Search Engine Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Apple Swift
2 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) R
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Omniture
2 6 (37.50%) Apple
3 5 (31.25%) Brio
3 5 (31.25%) Cognos
3 5 (31.25%) Google
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (18.75%) Adobe
5 2 (12.50%) DoubleClick
5 2 (12.50%) hybris
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) PayPal
6 1 (6.25%) Optimizely