Period
to 25 January 2021

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 25 January 2021 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
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 591 - 898
Rank change year-on-year - +898 -
Contract jobs citing Fredhopper 2 0 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% - 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.073% - 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 2,745 5,222 6,445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 7.29% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,622 3,184 3,831
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £313 £319 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £457 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -3.71% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 79 84
Median hourly rate £45.50 £24.12 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.64% -25.21% +43.33%
10th Percentile £15.16 £13.88 £11.50
90th Percentile £62.03 £53.75 £66.75
Median hourly rate £49.00 £27.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +81.48% -16.92% +54.76%

Fredhopper
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Fredhopper in the UK

Fredhopper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Fredhopper.

Daily rate trend for Fredhopper in the UK

Fredhopper
Top 4 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 25 January 2021. 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 - 2 - -
Work from Home - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
UK excluding London - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Engineering

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 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SpeedCurve
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) WebPageTest
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 2 (100.00%) Dynatrace
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) New Relic
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP