The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FatWire 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 FatWire over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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 the FatWire Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FatWire
Rank 204 215 215
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing FatWire 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.050% 0.096% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
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£444 £290 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.01% -31.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.64
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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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2699 3311 3062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.10% 45.54% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1967 2315 2122
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 90 83
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £28.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FatWire Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 FatWire across the City of London region.

FatWire Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing FatWire 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 FatWire.

1 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Content Management
5 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Vignette
6 2 (22.22%) JDBC
6 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 2 (22.22%) Struts
6 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 2 (22.22%) Interwoven
6 2 (22.22%) Tridion
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Stellent
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Alfresco
6 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe CQ

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing FatWire 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 FatWire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Alfresco
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Documentum
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
4 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) WebCenter
2 2 (22.22%) Dojo
2 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) JDBC
2 2 (22.22%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) Struts
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
3 1 (11.11%) Servlets
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Workflow
1 3 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Vignette
2 2 (22.22%) Interwoven
2 2 (22.22%) Stellent
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 2 (22.22%) Nintex