The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of 29West products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 29West over the 3 months to 6 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 29West Inc.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
29West
Rank 177 173 183
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing 29West 8 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.46% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 1.07% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £700 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2090 2436 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.26% 42.77% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 1668 1737
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.42 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £33.18 £111.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

29West
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 29West across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

29West Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

29West
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 29West across the City of London region.

29West Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

29West
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing 29West 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 29West.

1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Low Latency
3 10 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (71.43%) Front Office
3 10 (71.43%) TIBCO
4 9 (64.29%) Rendezvous
5 8 (57.14%) Multithreading
6 7 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
7 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (42.86%) Linux
7 6 (42.86%) Oracle
7 6 (42.86%) UNIX
8 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) C++
8 5 (35.71%) JMS
8 5 (35.71%) RMDS
8 5 (35.71%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 4 (28.57%) Banking
9 4 (28.57%) HTML
9 4 (28.57%) C
9 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 3 (21.43%) Solaris
10 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (21.43%) Finance
10 3 (21.43%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (14.29%) FCoE
11 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (14.29%) Multicast

29West
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing 29West 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 29West. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 2 (14.29%) NAS
1 2 (14.29%) FCoE
1 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (14.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) HBase
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Gradle
General
1 10 (71.43%) Front Office
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Rendezvous
2 5 (35.71%) JMS
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JDBC
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
4 2 (14.29%) Java EE
4 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Low Latency
2 8 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 3 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) C#
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) SRDF
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
1 2 (14.29%) NFS
1 2 (14.29%) Xen
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) TIBCO
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) DataSynapse
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Murex
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) Intel
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Informatica
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase
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