Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Terracotta products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Terracotta over the 6 months to 18 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Terracotta, Inc.

Terracotta
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 888 871 894
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23 -13
Contract jobs citing Terracotta 1 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.002% 0.031% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 5
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.82% +23.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Terracotta is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43542 47842 49835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.65% 45.27% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27042 29233 29405
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1460 1722 2107
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.20 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.42
% change year-on-year - -5.27% +5.56%

Terracotta
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Terracotta in the UK

Terracotta
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terracotta in the UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Terracotta 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 Terracotta.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

Terracotta
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 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk