The table below looks at the statistics for RSS 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 RSS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - 201 -
Contract jobs citing RSS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.015% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.051% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £344 £206
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.93 -
RSS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1665 1944 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.79% 29.23% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1465 1400
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RSS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RSS
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 RSS across the City of London region.

RSS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RSS
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 RSS across the City of London region.

RSS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

RSS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RSS 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 RSS.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) RedDot
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RSS 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 RSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Website Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) RedDot