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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 598 576
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22  
Contract jobs citing ITRS Geneos 12 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.078% 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.83% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 35 47
Median daily rate £518 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.90% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £630 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4575 5041 4500
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.05% 9.31% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3071 3209 2691
Median daily rate £468 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +7.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 132 175
Median hourly rate £23.38 £22.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +12.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

ITRS Geneos
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ITRS Geneos as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITRS Geneos in the UK

ITRS Geneos
Top 5 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 3 months to 30 March 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 +18 12 £518 -5.90% 1
London +3 11 £528 -4.09% 1
City of London +6 3 £538 -14.00%
Birmingham - 1 £200 -
West Midlands - 1 £200 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 27 (54.00%) Linux
2 25 (50.00%) Finance
3 23 (46.00%) Perl
4 22 (44.00%) SQL
5 19 (38.00%) Banking
6 16 (32.00%) DevOps
7 15 (30.00%) Equities
7 15 (30.00%) Windows
8 14 (28.00%) JIRA
8 14 (28.00%) Low Latency
8 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
9 13 (26.00%) Unix
9 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
9 13 (26.00%) Python
9 13 (26.00%) Front Office
10 11 (22.00%) GitHub
10 11 (22.00%) Splunk
11 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (18.00%) Investment Banking
12 9 (18.00%) Incident Management
12 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
12 9 (18.00%) Nagios
12 9 (18.00%) MySQL
12 9 (18.00%) Oracle
13 8 (16.00%) Sybase
13 8 (16.00%) Reuters
13 8 (16.00%) Migration
13 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (16.00%) SCOM

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 5 (10.00%) Confluence
2 3 (6.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Multicast
2 7 (14.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) MySQL
3 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.00%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (12.00%) Sybase IQ
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.00%) KDB
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
1 14 (28.00%) JIRA
2 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (10.00%) Subversion
4 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.00%) Appium
5 2 (4.00%) Calabash
5 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.00%) JBehave
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.00%) TestRail
5 2 (4.00%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.00%) NuGet
6 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (38.00%) Banking
3 13 (26.00%) Front Office
4 9 (18.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Analyst
1 7 (14.00%) Consultant
1 7 (14.00%) DBA
1 7 (14.00%) Market Data Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (12.00%) Data Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Sybase DBA
3 5 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Release Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Build and Release Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Build Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (8.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (4.00%) Rendezvous
2 2 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) LAMP
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.00%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Equities
2 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (10.00%) Replication
4 3 (6.00%) iSeries
5 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.00%) Derivative
5 2 (4.00%) Fintech
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Linux
2 15 (30.00%) Windows
3 13 (26.00%) Unix
4 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) DevOps
2 14 (28.00%) Low Latency
3 9 (18.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (16.00%) Migration
5 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.00%) High Availability
6 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (8.00%) High-Frequency Trading
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.00%) Algorithmic Trading
8 3 (6.00%) Data Management
8 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.00%) Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Refactoring
8 3 (6.00%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Perl
2 22 (44.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) Python
4 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Java
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby
7 3 (6.00%) VBScript
8 2 (4.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.00%) Tcl
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Nagios
2 8 (16.00%) SCOM
3 7 (14.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 6 (12.00%) Ansible
5 4 (8.00%) Control-M
5 4 (8.00%) Puppet
6 3 (6.00%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.00%) Icinga
7 1 (2.00%) logstash
7 1 (2.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Splunk
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (16.00%) Reuters
3 8 (16.00%) Sybase
4 6 (12.00%) SAP
5 5 (10.00%) F5
6 4 (8.00%) Fidessa
6 4 (8.00%) Fixnetix
6 4 (8.00%) IBM
7 3 (6.00%) AppDynamics
7 3 (6.00%) TIBCO
7 3 (6.00%) VMware
8 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
8 2 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
9 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.00%) Dynatrace
9 1 (2.00%) Portware
9 1 (2.00%) Remedy
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