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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 644 627
Rank change year-on-year +52 -17  
Contract jobs citing InterSystems 4 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.020% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Median daily rate £413 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £370 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £275
% change year-on-year - +63.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 20693 24689 25243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.91% 44.19% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 15148 14332
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 705 801 1096
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.81 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

InterSystems
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 2 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 3 months to 29 April 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 +40 4 £413 -8.33%
London - 4 £413 -

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) IBM
2 16 (76.19%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (76.19%) Fiorano
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 16 (76.19%) Release Management
2 16 (76.19%) IBM Integration Bus
2 16 (76.19%) JCAPS
3 15 (71.43%) HL7
3 15 (71.43%) Service Delivery
4 13 (61.90%) XML
5 12 (57.14%) XSLT
6 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
6 11 (52.38%) ITIL V3
7 9 (42.86%) Project Management
8 8 (38.10%) Service Management
8 8 (38.10%) ITSM
9 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 5 (23.81%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (19.05%) Degree
11 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 4 (19.05%) NHS
12 3 (14.29%) Change Management
12 3 (14.29%) ISEB
12 3 (14.29%) VB
12 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (14.29%) Windows

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 16 (76.19%) BizTalk Server
1 16 (76.19%) JCAPS
1 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (23.81%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Applications Support
2 8 (38.10%) Applications Manager
2 8 (38.10%) Applications Support Manager
2 8 (38.10%) Support Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Integration Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) IBM Integration Bus
2 13 (61.90%) XML
3 12 (57.14%) XSLT
4 2 (9.52%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) NHS
2 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 16 (76.19%) Release Management
3 15 (71.43%) Service Delivery
4 11 (52.38%) ITIL V3
4 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
5 9 (42.86%) Project Management
6 8 (38.10%) ITSM
6 8 (38.10%) Service Management
7 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Change Management
8 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
9 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB
2 3 (14.29%) VB6
3 1 (4.76%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) HL7
2 2 (9.52%) DICOM
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Fiorano
1 16 (76.19%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft