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 2 June 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 the FatWire Corporation.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FatWire
Rank 188 203 208
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing FatWire 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.092% 0.017% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.038% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£413 £390 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £390 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £390 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £305 £450
% change year-on-year
+39.34% -32.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +22.72%
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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
2313 2620 2861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.79% 44.66% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1712 1847 2027
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 41 101
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £27.50 £119.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

FatWire
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

FatWire
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FatWire across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

FatWire Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) JSP
3 5 (50.00%) CMS
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) WebCenter
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) JSR 170
6 2 (20.00%) Content Management
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) Magnolia
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (20.00%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) ChangeMan
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CMS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WebCenter Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) JSP
2 4 (40.00%) WebCenter
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) JSR 170
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) JMX
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Sling
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Felix
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Apache CXF
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) WCAG
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (10.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Serena