Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Tornado skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tornado over the 6 months to 25 April 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.

Tornado
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 878 814 889
Rank change year-on-year -64 +75 -
Contract jobs citing Tornado 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.001%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.036% 0.051% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
UK median daily rate £425 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 -
% change year-on-year -11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Tornado 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 16,604 15,583 18,400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.43% 17.09% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,989 10,038 11,835
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £243
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £390
% change year-on-year +5.77% - +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 320 464
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.56 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.88% -6.85% +12.30%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.51 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.87% -5.00% +14.29%

Tornado
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Tornado in the UK

Tornado
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tornado in the UK

Tornado
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tornado over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tornado in the UK

Tornado
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 Tornado within the UK over the 6 months to 25 April 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 -23 6 £425 +13.26% 10
North of England -7 3 £375 +15.38% 1
UK excluding London -16 3 £375 -11.76% 3
London -46 3 £488 +21.88% 7
North West - 3 £375 -

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Tornado 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 Tornado.

1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 4 (66.67%) Flask
4 3 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) nginx
5 2 (33.33%) Scala
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) GCP
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Tornado
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 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Looker
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Flask
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Django
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Data Science
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
4 1 (16.67%) Process Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Go
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau