Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IFS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IFS over the 6 months to 14 December 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 IFS AB.

IFS
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing IFS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcester 3.28% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Worcester median daily rate £400 - -
Worcestershire median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcester median hourly rate - - -
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -

IFS 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 advertised in Worcester.

All Vendors
Worcester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcester 63.93% 50.00% 41.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 27
Worcester median daily rate £250 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% +3.17%
10th Percentile £194 £115 £153
90th Percentile £438 £538 £460
Worcestershire median daily rate £250 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -23.08% -7.14% +20.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Worcester median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.81% +9.31% -35.10%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.70 £11.64
90th Percentile £16.75 £24.58 £28.70
Worcestershire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +14.81% -11.48% -15.28%

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcester region with a requirement for IFS.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) REST

IFS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IFS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle