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 30 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ProClarity
Rank 190 198 214
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Contract jobs citing ProClarity 13 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.085% 0.029%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 0.37% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
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£463 £500 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +36.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -
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
1461 1354 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.98% 22.96% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 1035 1156
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -36.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £15.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £102.00 £34.99 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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
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 30 June 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
5 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (68.75%) Cognos
6 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
7 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
7 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (56.25%) Retail
8 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (56.25%) Scrum
9 7 (43.75%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (18.75%) C#
11 3 (18.75%) .NET
11 3 (18.75%) DTS
12 2 (12.50%) Sage
12 2 (12.50%) VB
12 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 2 (12.50%) OOP
12 2 (12.50%) OO
12 2 (12.50%) Infragistics
12 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Sage BI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (18.75%) DTS
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (12.50%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Developer
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) System Testing
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) VB
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Cognos
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Sage
2 2 (12.50%) Infragistics
3 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy