The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Speakerbus 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 Speakerbus over the 3 months to 20 October 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 Speakerbus plc.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Speakerbus
Rank 201 - 216
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Speakerbus 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.050% - 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 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 3333 3258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.43% 45.64% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1944 2325 2263
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 89
Average hourly rate £17.82 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.13 £41.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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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 Speakerbus across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Speakerbus 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 Speakerbus across the City of London region.

Speakerbus Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Speakerbus across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Speakerbus Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Speakerbus 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 Speakerbus.

1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) BT
3 3 (37.50%) CCVP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Khalix
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Khalix
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
1 3 (37.50%) WLAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) HSRP
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) CCVP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Reuters
3 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg