The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 5 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 4.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ResourceLink
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
111 112 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.24% 7.95% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 61 27
Average daily rate £450 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ResourceLink across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ResourceLink across the East Midlands region.

ResourceLink Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ResourceLink
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ResourceLink within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £300 -
ResourceLink
England

ResourceLink
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 5 (83.33%) Cognos
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) ReportNet
3 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cognos
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft