Period
to 20 July 2017

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

ILOG
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 867 871
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4 -23
Contract jobs citing ILOG 10 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.035% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.024% 0.077% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 9
UK median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -26.00%
10th Percentile £385 £270 £355
90th Percentile £477 £456 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £355 -
% change year-on-year +14.08% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median hourly rate - £20.39 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.39 -

ILOG 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 41664 49061 50464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.76% 44.57% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 25446 30074 29066
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £248 £219
90th Percentile £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1628 2193
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.33
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.36 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.54% +2.94% +3.03%

ILOG
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ILOG in the UK

ILOG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ILOG in the UK

ILOG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ILOG in the UK

ILOG
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ILOG within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 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
England +45 9 £405 +5.19% 1
UK excluding London +43 9 £405 +14.08% 1
South East +41 9 £405 +5.19%

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ILOG 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 ILOG.

1 7 (70.00%) DB2
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) SPSS
3 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Netcool
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos
3 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) BPMN
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) LiveCycle
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Confluence
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall

ILOG
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 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) LiveCycle
2 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) DB2
2 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Finance Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Process Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Project Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos Support
4 1 (10.00%) SPSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) DirectX
1 3 (30.00%) MFC
1 3 (30.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) BPMN
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C++
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) APMG
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Netcool
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cognos
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) IBM