The table below looks at the statistics for AWD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWD over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank 125 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing AWD 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.036% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AWD
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 of England region.

Business Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
245 252 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.65% 9.11% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 112 138
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.83 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-14.27% -28.43%

AWD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing AWD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +4 1 - -
AWD
England

AWD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AWD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for AWD.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
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%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
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
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

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