Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Itk skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Itk over the 6 months to 26 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.

Itk
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 887 871
Rank change year-on-year +45 -16 -16
Contract jobs citing Itk 2 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.048% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 12
UK median daily rate - £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.59% +11.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £338 £425
% change year-on-year - -20.59% +28.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Itk is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 30488 31248 30637
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.01% 28.44% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21088 21828 20210
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £268
90th Percentile £613 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 394 421
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.72% +0.68% +5.71%
10th Percentile £15.08 £13.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.01% -1.35% +8.82%

Itk
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Itk in the UK

Itk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Itk in the UK

Itk
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Itk within the UK over the 6 months to 26 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 +52 1 - - 1
England +42 1 - - 1
Scotland +34 1 - -
London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Itk 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 Itk.

1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens NX
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy

Itk
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) RFID
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
1 1 (50.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
1 1 (50.00%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods