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

Intel VTune
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing VTune 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.038% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £485 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

VTune is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7886 7861 7025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.32% 14.52% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5332 5263 4495
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 187 131
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £32.20 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

VTune
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VTune as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for VTune in the UK

VTune
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VTune in the UK

VTune
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VTune 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
London - 3 £485 -
England - 3 £485 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VTune 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 VTune.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) dBASE
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) AMQP
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) Valgrind
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 3 (100.00%) CMake
1 3 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ODI

VTune
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 3 (100.00%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) AMQP
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) dBASE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (100.00%) CMake
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle