Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

ITRS Geneos
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 772 815 827
Rank change year-on-year +43 +12 -38
Contract jobs citing ITRS Geneos 103 81 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.077% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% 0.70% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 37 47
UK median daily rate £544 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.14% -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £375 £403 £484
90th Percentile £625 £650 £618
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 11457 11569 9810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.30% 11.03% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7753 7388 5993
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 267 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -2.41%
10th Percentile £10.94 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.40 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -28.89% +18.23% -5.13%

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 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITRS Geneos in the UK

ITRS Geneos
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 ITRS Geneos within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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
England +43 101 £550 - 1
London -18 88 £550 - 1
UK excluding London +38 15 £325 -
West Midlands - 8 £325 -
Midlands - 8 £325 -
North West - 5 - -
North of England - 5 - -
Scotland - 2 £463 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 71 (68.93%) Unix
2 53 (51.46%) Linux
3 52 (50.49%) Windows
4 49 (47.57%) Banking
5 46 (44.66%) Python
6 32 (31.07%) Splunk
7 30 (29.13%) ITIL
8 29 (28.16%) Java
9 27 (26.21%) Ansible
10 26 (25.24%) Oracle
10 26 (25.24%) Finance
11 24 (23.30%) SQL
11 24 (23.30%) Amazon AWS
12 23 (22.33%) Investment Banking
13 22 (21.36%) Task Automation
14 21 (20.39%) AppDynamics
15 20 (19.42%) NoSQL
15 20 (19.42%) Perl
16 19 (18.45%) IIS
16 19 (18.45%) Ruby
16 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (18.45%) Test Automation
16 19 (18.45%) Hadoop
16 19 (18.45%) Docker
17 18 (17.48%) Front Office
18 17 (16.50%) TDD
19 16 (15.53%) ActiveMQ
19 16 (15.53%) Apache Spark
19 16 (15.53%) Big Data
19 16 (15.53%) Kafka

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 (18.45%) IIS
2 16 (15.53%) Apache Spark
3 9 (8.74%) Apache
4 8 (7.77%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (7.77%) SAS
5 7 (6.80%) nginx
6 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.91%) DataSynapse
8 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Bloomberg AIM
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) BIG-IP
2 13 (12.62%) Firewall
3 3 (2.91%) DMZ
4 2 (1.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.42%) NoSQL
2 19 (18.45%) Hadoop
3 16 (15.53%) Big Data
4 11 (10.68%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.71%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (2.91%) HBase
8 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.94%) KDB
9 2 (1.94%) MySQL
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) JMeter
2 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.91%) JIRA
5 2 (1.94%) Introscope
6 1 (0.97%) Subversion
6 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (47.57%) Banking
2 26 (25.24%) Finance
3 23 (22.33%) Investment Banking
4 18 (17.48%) Front Office
5 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
6 1 (0.97%) International Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (18.45%) Applications Support
2 18 (17.48%) Analyst
3 16 (15.53%) Consultant
3 16 (15.53%) Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Support Analyst
5 11 (10.68%) Applications Engineer
6 10 (9.71%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (8.74%) Linux Support
8 7 (6.80%) Architect
8 7 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (5.83%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Geneos Consultant
9 6 (5.83%) Geneos Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.83%) Java Technical Architect
9 6 (5.83%) Python Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.85%) HTML Developer
10 5 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.53%) ActiveMQ
1 16 (15.53%) Kafka
2 15 (14.56%) RESTful
3 14 (13.59%) Web Services
4 13 (12.62%) XML
5 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.80%) HTML
5 7 (6.80%) HTML5
6 6 (5.83%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (4.85%) CSS
7 5 (4.85%) Middleware
7 5 (4.85%) React
8 3 (2.91%) JMX
9 2 (1.94%) .NET
9 2 (1.94%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (1.94%) Java EE
9 2 (1.94%) Rendezvous
9 2 (1.94%) REST
9 2 (1.94%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.94%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (7.77%) Data Structures
1 8 (7.77%) Fixed Income
2 6 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Fintech
3 5 (4.85%) Grid Computing
4 4 (3.88%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.91%) Equities
6 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (68.93%) Unix
2 53 (51.46%) Linux
3 52 (50.49%) Windows
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) ITIL
2 22 (21.36%) Task Automation
3 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.45%) Test Automation
4 17 (16.50%) TDD
5 15 (14.56%) DevOps
6 14 (13.59%) Load Balancing
7 13 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (12.62%) Proactive Monitoring
7 13 (12.62%) Problem Management
8 12 (11.65%) Scrum
9 11 (10.68%) Microservices
10 10 (9.71%) Change Control
10 10 (9.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (9.71%) Kanban
11 9 (8.74%) BDD
11 9 (8.74%) Migration
12 8 (7.77%) Change Management
12 8 (7.77%) Release Automation
12 8 (7.77%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.66%) Python
2 29 (28.16%) Java
3 24 (23.30%) SQL
4 20 (19.42%) Perl
5 19 (18.45%) Ruby
6 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.94%) C++
8 2 (1.94%) Korn
8 2 (1.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) Docker
2 3 (2.91%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 27 (26.21%) Ansible
2 10 (9.71%) Kubernetes
3 8 (7.77%) Rancher
4 6 (5.83%) Control-M
5 5 (4.85%) BladeLogic
5 5 (4.85%) HP SiteScope
6 3 (2.91%) Ganglia
6 3 (2.91%) Kibana
6 3 (2.91%) logstash
7 2 (1.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (31.07%) Splunk
2 26 (25.24%) Oracle
3 21 (20.39%) AppDynamics
4 14 (13.59%) F5
5 13 (12.62%) ServiceNow
6 9 (8.74%) Nimsoft
7 5 (4.85%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.88%) Dynatrace
9 3 (2.91%) Bloomberg
9 3 (2.91%) CyberArk
9 3 (2.91%) IBM
9 3 (2.91%) Sybase
10 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.94%) Reuters
11 1 (0.97%) Charles River
11 1 (0.97%) OpenLink
11 1 (0.97%) Remedy