Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 842 872
Rank change year-on-year -18 +30 +2
Contract jobs citing Tornado 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.061% 0.011% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
UK median daily rate £413 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £263 -
% change year-on-year +52.86% - -
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 16,416 17,528 18,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.51% 18.10% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,950 11,295 12,007
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £230
90th Percentile £622 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 406 553
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.15% -7.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.34 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.30% - +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 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tornado in the UK

Tornado
Top 6 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 20 January 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 +3 10 £413 +57.14% 7
UK excluding London +12 6 £401 +52.86% 7
North of England +40 5 £413 +57.14% 2
Yorkshire +17 5 £413 +57.14%
London - 4 £425 - 2
South East - 1 £375 - 3

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Tornado 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 Tornado.

1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) Puppet
3 7 (70.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Kafka
3 7 (70.00%) Ansible
3 7 (70.00%) Docker
3 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
4 6 (60.00%) Flask
5 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (50.00%) Vagrant
5 5 (50.00%) Couchbase
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (50.00%) Redis
5 5 (50.00%) Riak
5 5 (50.00%) Gherkin
5 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
5 5 (50.00%) Spring Boot
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (50.00%) JMS
5 5 (50.00%) JBoss
5 5 (50.00%) RUP
5 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (50.00%) DSDM

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 5 (50.00%) JBoss
1 5 (50.00%) Jetty
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) nginx
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) AMQP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Redis
2 5 (50.00%) Riak
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Looker
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 5 (50.00%) JBehave
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Kafka
2 6 (60.00%) Flask
3 5 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 5 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (50.00%) JMS
3 5 (50.00%) Node.js
3 5 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Twisted
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
1 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) DSDM
2 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 5 (50.00%) RUP
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GCP
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Ansible
1 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau