Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of InterSystems products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited InterSystems over the 6 months to 25 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 the InterSystems Corporation.

InterSystems
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 895 864
Rank change year-on-year +73 -31 -6
Contract jobs citing InterSystems 18 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.014% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.031% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 14
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.72% +10.93%
10th Percentile £313 £279 £224
90th Percentile £424 £465 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year - +9.38% +36.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

InterSystems 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 41659 49034 50750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.78% 44.61% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25480 30065 29282
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £245 £219
90th Percentile £600 £582 £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 1428 1628 2194
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 £10.26
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £44.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.47 £17.45 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.64% +2.65% +3.03%

InterSystems
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for InterSystems in the UK

InterSystems
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InterSystems in the UK

InterSystems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for InterSystems in the UK

InterSystems
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InterSystems within the UK over the 6 months to 25 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
UK excluding London +60 13 £350 -
England +73 10 £375 +7.14%
Wales +7 7 £350 -
North of England - 5 £331 -
North East - 5 £331 -
London +22 4 £413 +17.86%
Midlands +27 1 £350 +12.00%
East Midlands -5 1 £350 +7.69%

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing InterSystems 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 InterSystems.

1 14 (77.78%) HL7
2 13 (72.22%) SOAP
2 13 (72.22%) XML
3 10 (55.56%) InterSystems Cache
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
6 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
6 7 (38.89%) XSLT
6 7 (38.89%) IBM
6 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (38.89%) Project Management
6 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) Fiorano
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
6 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
6 7 (38.89%) JSON
6 7 (38.89%) Release Management
6 7 (38.89%) IBM Integration Bus
6 7 (38.89%) JCAPS
6 7 (38.89%) Apache Camel
7 6 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
7 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
7 6 (33.33%) GWT

InterSystems
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 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (38.89%) JCAPS
1 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
2 6 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 6 (33.33%) IIS
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) InterSystems Cache
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.11%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Redis
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Capybara
2 1 (5.56%) RSpec
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Access Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) SOAP
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 7 (38.89%) Apache Camel
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
2 7 (38.89%) XSLT
3 6 (33.33%) GWT
3 6 (33.33%) JSP
3 6 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (27.78%) Spring Security
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) Ext JS
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Release Management
2 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 6 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.56%) ITSM
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) VB6
6 1 (5.56%) MUMPS
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) HL7
2 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.56%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Fiorano
1 7 (38.89%) IBM
2 6 (33.33%) Google
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft