The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SmartStream 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 SmartStream over the 3 months to 1 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SmartStream.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartStream
Rank - 220 215
Contract jobs citing SmartStream 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.027% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.059% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £550 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.90%
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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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
2699 3386 3377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.64% 46.12% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1887 2350 2303
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 95 96
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £13.98 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SmartStream Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 SmartStream across the City of London region.

SmartStream Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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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 SmartStream across the City of London region.

SmartStream Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 6 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SmartStream 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 SmartStream.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SmartStream 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 SmartStream. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft