Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FatWire products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FatWire over the 6 months to 20 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 the FatWire Corporation.

FatWire
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 868 830
Rank change year-on-year +7 -38 -14
Contract jobs citing FatWire 18 20 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.019% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.042% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 46
UK median daily rate £288 £375 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.33% -42.31% +48.57%
10th Percentile £225 £302 £272
90th Percentile £392 £533 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £438 £650
% change year-on-year -14.29% -32.69% +57.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
UK median hourly rate - - £38.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £38.34

FatWire 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 43596 47131 49574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 45.31% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27081 28807 29231
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £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 1460 1688 2113
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% -4.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.56 £10.24 £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%

FatWire
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FatWire in the UK

FatWire
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FatWire in the UK

FatWire
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FatWire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FatWire in the UK

FatWire
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FatWire in the UK

FatWire
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FatWire within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
UK excluding London +38 16 £375 -14.29%
England +24 14 £288 -23.33%
North of England +63 6 £375 -
North West +25 6 £375 -
South East -1 6 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
London -16 2 £225 -14.29%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FatWire 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 FatWire.

1 17 (94.44%) Content Management
2 16 (88.89%) CMS
3 11 (61.11%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 8 (44.44%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
7 6 (33.33%) Spring
7 6 (33.33%) Endeca
7 6 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (33.33%) SEO
7 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) J2EE
8 5 (27.78%) JSP
8 5 (27.78%) E-business
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Web Development
9 4 (22.22%) Web Design
9 4 (22.22%) User Experience
9 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
9 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
9 4 (22.22%) Adobe
10 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 3 (16.67%) Spring Security
10 3 (16.67%) Time Management
10 3 (16.67%) hybris
10 3 (16.67%) QA
10 3 (16.67%) Banking

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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 16 (88.89%) CMS
2 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
3 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) Liferay
5 1 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Web Content Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) J2EE
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 5 (27.78%) JSP
4 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
5 3 (16.67%) Spring Security
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) JDBC
6 2 (11.11%) Servlets
7 1 (5.56%) Spring Integration
7 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Content Management
2 10 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) SEO
3 6 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) E-business
5 4 (22.22%) Web Design
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Entry
8 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 3 (16.67%) hybris
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle