The first table below looks at the demand for AWD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWD over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the East of England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank - 115 -
Contract jobs citing AWD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.045% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £235 £400
% change year-on-year
- -41.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
236 124 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.65% 5.59% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 66 123
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +89.00%
AWD
England

AWD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

AWD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

AWD
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

AWD Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

AWD
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex - - - -
AWD
England

AWD
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing AWD 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 AWD.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) MKS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing

AWD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing AWD 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 AWD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Release Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) MKS