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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FatWire
Rank 193 200 188
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing FatWire 3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.14% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate
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£625 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.51% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £290 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £505 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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
2226 2546 2422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.84% 43.05% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1801 1729
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 70
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.83 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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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 30 January 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 30 January 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) WebCenter
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Dojo
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 2 (33.33%) JDBC
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Interwoven
5 1 (16.67%) TeamSite
5 1 (16.67%) W3C
5 1 (16.67%) SAML
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Servlets
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) CSS

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) TeamSite
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) ChangeMan
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (33.33%) Dojo
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) SAML
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) OAuth
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) WCAG
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Interwoven
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Serena