The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Actix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Actix over the 3 months to 10 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Actix Ltd.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Actix
Rank - 619 609
Contract jobs citing Actix 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.009% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £236
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £236
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Actix
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20779 21463 23096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.32% 42.62% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12798 12777 13930
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 892 1141
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £45.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Actix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Actix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Actix Jobs Demand Trend in England

Actix
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Actix Daily Rate Trend in England

Actix
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Actix across the England region.

Actix Hourly Rate Trend in England

Actix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Actix 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 England region with a requirement for Actix.

1 3 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) XCAP
2 2 (66.67%) MapBasic
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Anite
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (66.67%) GSM
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
3 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) UTRAN
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management

Actix
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) XCAP
2 2 (66.67%) GSM
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) UTRAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) RF Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) RF Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior RF Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UTRAN Expert
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) MapBasic
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (66.67%) Anite
3 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia