Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ITRS Geneos skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITRS Geneos over the 6 months to 17 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.

ITRS Geneos
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 800 794 804
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 +6
Contract jobs citing ITRS Geneos 96 71 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.073% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.84% 0.68% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 41 49
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £375 £420 £498
90th Percentile £625 £625 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
UK median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ITRS Geneos is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11,482 10,424 9,054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.45% 10.71% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,832 6,645 5,545
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £234
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 244 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.58 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.89 £47.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.73 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -14.97% -2.63% -7.32%

ITRS Geneos
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ITRS Geneos in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITRS Geneos in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITRS Geneos over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITRS Geneos in the UK

ITRS Geneos
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 ITRS Geneos within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England +22 94 £550 +10.00% 5
London -3 86 £550 +10.00% 5
UK excluding London +35 10 £325 -
Midlands - 8 £325 -
West Midlands - 8 £325 -
Scotland - 2 £463 -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITRS Geneos 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 ITRS Geneos.

1 62 (64.58%) Unix
2 50 (52.08%) Windows
3 49 (51.04%) Linux
4 44 (45.83%) Python
5 40 (41.67%) Java
5 40 (41.67%) Banking
5 40 (41.67%) Splunk
6 32 (33.33%) Ansible
7 30 (31.25%) Ruby
8 29 (30.21%) Perl
9 28 (29.17%) NoSQL
9 28 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
10 27 (28.13%) Docker
11 26 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (26.04%) Load Balancing
13 24 (25.00%) AppDynamics
14 23 (23.96%) Test Automation
14 23 (23.96%) Oracle
14 23 (23.96%) ITIL
15 22 (22.92%) BIG-IP
15 22 (22.92%) F5
16 21 (21.88%) Hadoop
17 20 (20.83%) Finance
18 19 (19.79%) IIS
18 19 (19.79%) Firewall
18 19 (19.79%) DevOps
19 18 (18.75%) Apache Spark
19 18 (18.75%) Big Data
19 18 (18.75%) Kafka
19 18 (18.75%) TDD

ITRS Geneos
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 19 (19.79%) IIS
2 18 (18.75%) Apache Spark
3 12 (12.50%) Apache
3 12 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 10 (10.42%) nginx
5 8 (8.33%) SAS
6 2 (2.08%) DataSynapse
6 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Bloomberg AIM
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.92%) BIG-IP
2 19 (19.79%) Firewall
3 3 (3.13%) DMZ
4 2 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 21 (21.88%) Hadoop
3 18 (18.75%) Big Data
4 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
5 13 (13.54%) Relational Database
6 12 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (3.13%) HBase
8 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.04%) KDB
9 1 (1.04%) MySQL
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) JMeter
2 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.21%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.08%) Introscope
3 2 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 40 (41.67%) Banking
2 20 (20.83%) Finance
3 17 (17.71%) Investment Banking
4 11 (11.46%) Front Office
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Electronics
7 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Applications Engineer
2 14 (14.58%) Developer
3 12 (12.50%) Analyst
4 10 (10.42%) Applications Support
5 9 (9.38%) Architect
5 9 (9.38%) Consultant
6 8 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Elasticsearch Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Java Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.25%) Geneos Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Monitoring Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Angular Developer
8 5 (5.21%) GUI Web Developer
8 5 (5.21%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
1 18 (18.75%) Kafka
2 17 (17.71%) RESTful
3 16 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (8.33%) Web Services
5 7 (7.29%) AngularJS
5 7 (7.29%) HTML
5 7 (7.29%) HTML5
5 7 (7.29%) XML
6 5 (5.21%) CSS
6 5 (5.21%) React
7 3 (3.13%) JMX
7 3 (3.13%) Middleware
8 2 (2.08%) .NET
8 2 (2.08%) Java EE
8 2 (2.08%) jQuery
8 2 (2.08%) REST
8 2 (2.08%) WCF
9 1 (1.04%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.04%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.21%) Fintech
3 4 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.17%) Grid Computing
4 3 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.08%) Equities
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 62 (64.58%) Unix
2 50 (52.08%) Windows
3 49 (51.04%) Linux
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.04%) Load Balancing
3 23 (23.96%) ITIL
3 23 (23.96%) Test Automation
4 19 (19.79%) DevOps
5 18 (18.75%) TDD
6 17 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.71%) Task Automation
7 14 (14.58%) Problem Management
8 13 (13.54%) Load Testing
8 13 (13.54%) Microservices
8 13 (13.54%) Scrum
9 12 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (12.50%) Kanban
9 12 (12.50%) Release Management
9 12 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 10 (10.42%) Change Control
11 8 (8.33%) BDD
11 8 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
12 6 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.83%) Python
2 40 (41.67%) Java
3 30 (31.25%) Ruby
4 29 (30.21%) Perl
5 14 (14.58%) SQL
6 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.08%) Korn
7 2 (2.08%) VBA
8 1 (1.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 27 (28.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (33.33%) Ansible
2 14 (14.58%) Rancher
3 12 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 11 (11.46%) BladeLogic
5 5 (5.21%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (4.17%) Control-M
7 2 (2.08%) Ganglia
7 2 (2.08%) Kibana
7 2 (2.08%) logstash
8 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (41.67%) Splunk
2 24 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 23 (23.96%) Oracle
4 22 (22.92%) F5
5 9 (9.38%) Nimsoft
6 7 (7.29%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.13%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.13%) CyberArk
7 3 (3.13%) Dynatrace
7 3 (3.13%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.08%) Reuters
8 2 (2.08%) Sybase
9 1 (1.04%) Charles River
9 1 (1.04%) HP
9 1 (1.04%) IBM
9 1 (1.04%) Murex
9 1 (1.04%) OpenLink