The table below looks at the statistics for ProClarity skills 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 ProClarity over the 3 months to 1 April 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ProClarity
Rank 192 214 198
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing ProClarity 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.075% 0.031% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £525 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1300 1393 1412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.35% 21.93% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1012 1109
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £33.75 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%

ProClarity
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ProClarity across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

ProClarity Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ProClarity
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 ProClarity across the City of London region.

ProClarity Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ProClarity
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProClarity across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

ProClarity Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ProClarity
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ProClarity across the City of London region.

ProClarity Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ProClarity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ProClarity 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 ProClarity.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Cognos
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) Infragistics
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) DTS
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (20.00%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ProClarity 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 ProClarity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) DTS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (20.00%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Infragistics
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft