The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank 148 178 203
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Author 11 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 8
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £255 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £422 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +90.47%
Author
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3273 5234 5946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.95% 95.51% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 3967 4354
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 81 87
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Author in the job title.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Author
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 Author across the City of London region.

Author Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Author
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Author across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Author Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Author
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Author across the City of London region.

Author Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Author contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Author in the job title.

1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 6 (21.43%) Workday HCM
4 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) MS Office
6 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) Windows
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) .NET
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 2 (7.14%) Web Design
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (7.14%) Confluence
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (3.57%) Google

Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Workday HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.57%) FIXML
2 1 (3.57%) FpML
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.57%) Derivative
1 1 (3.57%) Equities
1 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) Coaching
1 2 (7.14%) ETL
1 2 (7.14%) Migration
1 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
1 2 (7.14%) Web Design
2 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
2 1 (3.57%) Content Development
2 1 (3.57%) Content Management
2 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
2 1 (3.57%) Data Governance
2 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (3.57%) Information Architecture
2 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
1 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Google
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
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