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

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Green Hat.

Green Hat
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 613 640 630
Rank change year-on-year +27 -10  
Contract jobs citing Green Hat 2 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.009% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.021% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £365 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.12% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £449 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £513
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Green Hat 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 20543 24211 25040
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.83% 44.90% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12469 14933 14677
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £569 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 717 824 1120
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.39 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +7.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Green Hat
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Green Hat in the UK

Green Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Green Hat in the UK

Green Hat
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 Green Hat 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 +44 2 £365 -25.12%
London +12 2 £365 -25.12%

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

1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jMock
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Green Hat
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods