Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 852 847 869
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22 +2
Contract jobs citing InterSystems 26 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.062% 0.021% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 3
UK median daily rate £400 £185 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +115.92% -48.90% +20.83%
10th Percentile £312 £176 £331
90th Percentile £620 £260 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £185 £356
% change year-on-year +102.70% -48.07% +18.75%
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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41,873 43,050 46,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 45.16% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,449 26,366 27,387
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,373 1,636 1,939
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing InterSystems over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 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 22 January 2018. 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 +20 17 £375 +102.70% 3
England +15 16 £550 +37.50% 5
Wales +6 9 £375 +102.70%
London -28 8 £588 +46.88% 2
North East - 8 £363 -
North of England - 8 £363 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 21 (80.77%) SOAP
1 21 (80.77%) XML
2 17 (65.38%) HL7
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) OO
4 13 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
5 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (46.15%) JSON
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 10 (38.46%) Java
6 10 (38.46%) Migration
7 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (34.62%) WebSphere
7 9 (34.62%) Fiorano
7 9 (34.62%) C++
7 9 (34.62%) XSLT
7 9 (34.62%) IBM
7 9 (34.62%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (34.62%) IBM Integration Bus
7 9 (34.62%) Data Migration
7 9 (34.62%) JCAPS
7 9 (34.62%) SoapUI
8 8 (30.77%) Release Management
8 8 (30.77%) ITIL
8 8 (30.77%) CSS
8 8 (30.77%) JSP
9 7 (26.92%) IIS
9 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 7 (26.92%) C#

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 9 (34.62%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (34.62%) JCAPS
1 9 (34.62%) WebSphere
2 7 (26.92%) Apache ServiceMix
2 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (19.23%) OLAP
5 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) DTS
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) SoapUI
2 5 (19.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Healthcare Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) SOAP
1 21 (80.77%) XML
2 12 (46.15%) JSON
3 9 (34.62%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (34.62%) XSLT
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) JSP
5 7 (26.92%) Apache Camel
5 7 (26.92%) GWT
5 7 (26.92%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) Spring
6 6 (23.08%) Spring Security
7 5 (19.23%) Ext JS
7 5 (19.23%) MDX
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 1 (3.85%) .NET
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) ODBC
8 1 (3.85%) OLE
8 1 (3.85%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Reference Data
2 3 (11.54%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) PACS
3 1 (3.85%) RIA
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) OO
2 10 (38.46%) Migration
3 9 (34.62%) Data Migration
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 8 (30.77%) Release Management
5 7 (26.92%) Database Tuning
5 7 (26.92%) OOD
5 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (19.23%) Investment Management
7 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 5 (19.23%) UML
7 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) C++
5 7 (26.92%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (65.38%) HL7
2 5 (19.23%) QA
3 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (3.85%) DICOM
4 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Fiorano
1 9 (34.62%) IBM
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Google
3 5 (19.23%) Sencha