Period
to 26 October 2021

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 26 October 2021 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
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 731 516 787
Rank change year-on-year -215 +271 +48
Contract jobs citing ITRS Geneos 90 20 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.062% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.66% 0.38% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 7 26
10th Percentile £550 £433 £475
25th Percentile £600 £469 £523
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £550 £585
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -5.98% +1.74%
75th Percentile £688 £625 £709
90th Percentile £750 £635 £713
UK excluding London median daily 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 13,683 5,218 12,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.09% 16.22% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,814 3,582 8,614
10th Percentile £353 £313 £270
25th Percentile £450 £405 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +1.01%
75th Percentile £630 £588 £594
90th Percentile £700 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 103 289
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £12.49
25th Percentile £16.00 £14.13 £14.63
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% - +14.29%
75th Percentile £49.75 £40.00 £40.00
90th Percentile £64.50 £54.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year -1.30% +5.48% +4.29%

ITRS Geneos
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ITRS Geneos in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ITRS Geneos.

Daily rate trend for ITRS Geneos in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITRS Geneos over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ITRS Geneos in the UK

ITRS Geneos
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 ITRS Geneos within the UK over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. 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
London -140 90 £625 +13.64% 6
England -161 90 £625 +13.64% 7

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing ITRS Geneos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for ITRS Geneos.

1 71 (78.89%) Windows
2 52 (57.78%) Jenkins
3 50 (55.56%) Ansible
4 48 (53.33%) SQL
5 47 (52.22%) Capacity Management
6 43 (47.78%) DevOps
7 42 (46.67%) Linux
8 41 (45.56%) Unix
9 40 (44.44%) BladeLogic
10 38 (42.22%) Python
11 37 (41.11%) Splunk
12 34 (37.78%) C#
13 33 (36.67%) C++
13 33 (36.67%) Electronic Trading
14 32 (35.56%) Subversion
14 32 (35.56%) Oracle
14 32 (35.56%) Artifactory
15 31 (34.44%) Java
15 31 (34.44%) Firewall
16 29 (32.22%) .NET
17 27 (30.00%) Banking
18 26 (28.89%) Configuration Management
19 25 (27.78%) Investment Banking
20 22 (24.44%) ITIL
20 22 (24.44%) Elasticsearch
21 21 (23.33%) Analytics
21 21 (23.33%) Bitbucket
22 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
23 19 (21.11%) Altiris
23 19 (21.11%) Incident Management

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 22 (24.44%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.11%) DataSynapse
3 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) ION MarketView
2 2 (2.22%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) PaaS
2 5 (5.56%) AWS
3 3 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.44%) Firewall
2 19 (21.11%) Multicast
3 8 (8.89%) tcpdump
3 8 (8.89%) Wireshark
4 3 (3.33%) HTTP
4 3 (3.33%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.22%) SNMP
6 1 (1.11%) LAN
6 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.44%) NoSQL
3 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.33%) Tableau
6 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.11%) KDB
Development Applications
1 52 (57.78%) Jenkins
2 32 (35.56%) Artifactory
2 32 (35.56%) Subversion
3 21 (23.33%) Bitbucket
4 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
5 10 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 9 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (7.78%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.78%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.33%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 27 (30.00%) Banking
2 25 (27.78%) Investment Banking
3 19 (21.11%) Social Skills
4 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (20.00%) Finance
5 15 (16.67%) Front Office
6 7 (7.78%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) Analyst
2 20 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 17 (18.89%) SQL Analyst
4 12 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Developer
6 9 (10.00%) Support Specialist
7 8 (8.89%) Fixed Income Support Specialist
7 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Geneos Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Fidessa Support
9 6 (6.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Linux Support
10 5 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Technical Leader
11 4 (4.44%) Electronic Trading Support
11 4 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (4.44%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.22%) .NET
2 19 (21.11%) Middleware
3 13 (14.44%) Elastic Stack
3 13 (14.44%) FIX Protocol
4 11 (12.22%) Rendezvous
5 8 (8.89%) AngularJS
5 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.56%) SOAP
7 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.33%) REST
7 3 (3.33%) XML
8 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 18 (20.00%) Derivative
2 13 (14.44%) Equities
3 8 (8.89%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.44%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (4.44%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.33%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.22%) Legacy Code
7 2 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.22%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.11%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 71 (78.89%) Windows
2 42 (46.67%) Linux
3 41 (45.56%) Unix
4 8 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.22%) Capacity Management
2 43 (47.78%) DevOps
3 33 (36.67%) Electronic Trading
4 26 (28.89%) Configuration Management
5 22 (24.44%) ITIL
6 21 (23.33%) Analytics
7 20 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (21.11%) Change Management
8 19 (21.11%) High Availability
8 19 (21.11%) Incident Management
8 19 (21.11%) Low Latency
8 19 (21.11%) Server Monitoring
9 18 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (17.78%) Project Management
11 14 (15.56%) Risk Management
11 14 (15.56%) Test Automation
12 13 (14.44%) Algorithmic Trading
12 13 (14.44%) Load Balancing
12 13 (14.44%) Release Management
13 10 (11.11%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.33%) SQL
2 38 (42.22%) Python
3 34 (37.78%) C#
4 33 (36.67%) C++
5 31 (34.44%) Java
6 16 (17.78%) Groovy
7 4 (4.44%) Perl
8 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) PMO
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 50 (55.56%) Ansible
2 40 (44.44%) BladeLogic
3 16 (17.78%) Kubernetes
4 8 (8.89%) Puppet
5 3 (3.33%) HP Fortify
6 2 (2.22%) HP ALM
6 2 (2.22%) Netcool
6 2 (2.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 2 (2.22%) Netcool/Webtop
6 2 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (41.11%) Splunk
2 32 (35.56%) Oracle
3 19 (21.11%) Altiris
4 17 (18.89%) Citrix
4 17 (18.89%) IBM
5 13 (14.44%) CyberArk
6 11 (12.22%) TIBCO
7 10 (11.11%) Reuters
8 8 (8.89%) Bloomberg
8 8 (8.89%) ION Trading
8 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
9 7 (7.78%) Fidessa
10 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.33%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.22%) HP
11 2 (2.22%) Nimsoft
12 1 (1.11%) Dynatrace
12 1 (1.11%) Solace
12 1 (1.11%) Sun
12 1 (1.11%) Sybase