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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FatWire
Rank 196 191 210
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing FatWire 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.052% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £390 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -21.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
- +14.89%
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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
2531 2607 3139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.38% 45.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1797 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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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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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 3 July 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 3 July 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 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) JSP
3 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 4 (50.00%) WebCenter
5 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (25.00%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile First
6 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (25.00%) Liferay
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) JMX
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) Adobe
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Servlets
6 2 (25.00%) JBoss

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (62.50%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (25.00%) Liferay
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Magnolia
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JSP
2 4 (50.00%) WebCenter
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) JSR 170
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Servlets
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) OSGi
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Sling
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Felix
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Content Management
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Interwoven