The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of PlateSpin 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 PlateSpin over the 3 months to 11 February 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 PlateSpin Ltd.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PlateSpin
Rank - - 203
Contract jobs citing PlateSpin 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 £438
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PlateSpin
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
1230 2261 2561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.10% 43.98% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 1664 1786
Average daily rate £430 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 45 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.63 £19.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +11.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.08 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.60 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

PlateSpin
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PlateSpin Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PlateSpin
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 PlateSpin across the City of London region.

PlateSpin Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PlateSpin
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PlateSpin 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 PlateSpin.

1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 1 (100.00%) Migration

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PlateSpin 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 PlateSpin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ