Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Fredhopper skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fredhopper over the 6 months to 20 July 2019 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.

SDL Fredhopper
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 827 - 854
Rank change year-on-year - +854 +66
Contract jobs citing Fredhopper 16 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% - 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% - 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
UK median daily rate £513 - £500
10th Percentile £413 - £448
90th Percentile £590 - £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Fredhopper is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,434 6,883 7,820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.90% 6.61% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,877 4,014 4,509
UK median daily rate £484 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £304
90th Percentile £669 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 109 115
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -24.24% -2.22%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £13.35
90th Percentile £63.75 £50.25 £59.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.96 £36.25
% change year-on-year +59.42% -39.43% +3.57%

Fredhopper
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Fredhopper in the UK

Fredhopper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fredhopper in the UK

Fredhopper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fredhopper over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fredhopper in the UK

Fredhopper
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 Fredhopper within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. 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 - 16 £513 -
London - 10 £513 -
UK excluding London - 6 £460 -
East of England - 4 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £570 -
South West - 1 £350 -
North of England - 1 £570 -

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Fredhopper also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Fredhopper.

1 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
3 9 (56.25%) Microservices
4 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (50.00%) Content Management
4 8 (50.00%) Adobe
5 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 7 (43.75%) Serverless
6 6 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (37.50%) REST
6 6 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
6 6 (37.50%) Spring
6 6 (37.50%) IBM
7 5 (31.25%) OOP
7 5 (31.25%) OO
7 5 (31.25%) JMS
7 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) JUnit
7 5 (31.25%) SAP
7 5 (31.25%) JDBC
7 5 (31.25%) JSP
7 5 (31.25%) Servlets
7 5 (31.25%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) CoreMedia CMS
7 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing

Fredhopper
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 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
2 6 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
3 5 (31.25%) CoreMedia CMS
4 3 (18.75%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Magento
1 5 (31.25%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (43.75%) Serverless
3 5 (31.25%) Algolia
3 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (6.25%) GitHub
5 1 (6.25%) MailChimp
5 1 (6.25%) Quay.io
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) Endeca
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) git-flow
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) JUnit
1 5 (31.25%) Mockito
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) GitLab
4 1 (6.25%) Spock
General
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Product Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Product Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) REST
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
2 5 (31.25%) JAX-RS
2 5 (31.25%) JDBC
2 5 (31.25%) JMS
2 5 (31.25%) JPA
2 5 (31.25%) JSP
2 5 (31.25%) React
2 5 (31.25%) Servlets
2 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (12.50%) GraphQL
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Django
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) RequireJS
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Microservices
3 8 (50.00%) Content Management
4 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 6 (37.50%) Re-Platforming
6 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
6 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Search
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) OOP
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
8 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
9 1 (6.25%) Analytics
9 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 1 (6.25%) BDD
9 1 (6.25%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Java 8
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Adobe
2 6 (37.50%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) Elastic Path
3 5 (31.25%) hybris
3 5 (31.25%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (31.25%) SAP
4 4 (25.00%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) Adyen
5 1 (6.25%) Gigya