The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Gate products and/or services 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 Red Gate over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Red Gate Software.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Gate
Rank 135 121 129
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Gate 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.036% 0.21% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.076% 0.45% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £190 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £190 £325
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -41.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1314 1103 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.79% 45.82% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 555 595
Average daily rate £355 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 140 156
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Red Gate
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Red Gate Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Red Gate
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 Red Gate across the East of England region.

Red Gate Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Red Gate
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 Red Gate within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Cambridgeshire - - - - 6
Essex - - - -
Red Gate
England

Red Gate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Red Gate 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 Red Gate.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Replication
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Snowflake Schema
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Database Security
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) MCDBA
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle

Red Gate
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SSDT
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 1 (14.29%) NuGet
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
2 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Kendo UI
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Database Security
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCDBA
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Telerik
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau