The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of comScore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited comScore over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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 comScore.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
comScore
Rank 162 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing comScore 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £353 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
comScore
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
1421 2552 2552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.67% 43.09% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1885 1738
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 64 54
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £32.20 £34.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

comScore
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing comScore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

comScore Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

comScore
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 comScore across the City of London region.

comScore Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

comScore
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing comScore 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 City of London region with a requirement for comScore.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Gigya
2 1 (50.00%) Mixpanel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

comScore
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Behat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Gigya
1 1 (50.00%) Google