The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedDot 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 RedDot over the 3 months to 12 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 RedDot Solutions.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RedDot
Rank 150 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Contract jobs citing RedDot 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.078% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £390 £321 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £194 £225
% change year-on-year
- -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.04 -
RedDot
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%

RedDot
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RedDot Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RedDot
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 RedDot across the City of London region.

RedDot Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RedDot
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 RedDot across the City of London region.

RedDot Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

RedDot
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RedDot 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 RedDot.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) WCAG
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RedDot 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 RedDot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) WCAG
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