The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ektron products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ektron over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Ektron.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ektron
Rank 25 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Ektron 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.51% 2.72% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.81% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.76% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 90 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 52.26% 48.91% 49.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 57 58
Average daily rate £375 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £185 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £13.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ektron across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ektron Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ektron across the Basingstoke region.

Ektron Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ektron also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ektron.

1 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) CMS
4 11 (57.89%) .NET
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 9 (47.37%) MVC
6 9 (47.37%) C#
6 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (47.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
8 7 (36.84%) XML
8 7 (36.84%) DSDM
8 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
8 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
8 7 (36.84%) System Testing
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) HP
10 5 (26.32%) HTTP
10 5 (26.32%) Web Services
10 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
10 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
10 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (26.32%) Web Development
11 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ektron also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ektron. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (68.42%) CMS
2 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (47.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) CMS400.NET
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Tester
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Tester
6 1 (5.26%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) XML
4 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) LINQ
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) DSDM
3 7 (36.84%) System Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Content Management
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) HP