Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Smallworld skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smallworld over the 6 months to 20 February 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.

GE Smallworld
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 831 865
Rank change year-on-year -30 +34 +5
Contract jobs citing Smallworld 8 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.048% 0.071% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
UK median daily rate £180 £125 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -16.67% -70.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £400 -
% change year-on-year -55.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
UK median hourly rate £22.00 - £28.71
10th Percentile £21.00 - £24.49
90th Percentile £23.00 - £32.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 - £28.71

Smallworld is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16,506 16,977 18,326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.25% 17.82% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,027 10,935 11,643
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.85%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £235
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 362 501
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £10.99
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.11 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.95% +1.32% +8.57%

Smallworld
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Smallworld in the UK

Smallworld
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smallworld in the UK

Smallworld
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smallworld.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smallworld in the UK

Smallworld
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smallworld within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 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 -46 8 £180 +44.00% 3
UK excluding London -11 7 £180 -55.00% 3
South East -22 4 - - 3
London -27 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £180 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North of England - 1 £180 -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Smallworld 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 Smallworld.

1 7 (87.50%) GIS
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) Maximo
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Autodesk
4 2 (25.00%) MicroStation
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (12.50%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (12.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Records Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) OpenUP
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) SLA

Smallworld
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 1 (12.50%) ArcGIS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MicroStation
2 1 (12.50%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) GIS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) GIS Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) GIS Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Middleware Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OpenUP
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Records Management
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Magik
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Autodesk