The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian 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 Alterian over the 3 months to 5 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 Alterian.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alterian
Rank 600 610 603
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Alterian 14 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.010% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.024% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Median daily rate £370 £295 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.42% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £340 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £295 £420
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -29.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Alterian
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
21058 21270 23397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.38% 42.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12962 12663 14084
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 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 898 1153
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 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in England

Alterian
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Alterian Daily Rate Trend in England

Alterian
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Alterian across the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Alterian Daily Rate Histogram in England

Alterian
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Alterian Hourly Rate Trend in England

Alterian
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alterian within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
London +3 7 £400 +125.35% 2
North West - 3 £370 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 £300 - 1
Alterian
UK

Alterian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Alterian 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 Alterian.

1 12 (50.00%) Content Management
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) CMS
4 9 (37.50%) SAS
4 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) Analytics
4 9 (37.50%) Marketing
5 8 (33.33%) DNN
5 8 (33.33%) Unica
5 8 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 8 (33.33%) EPiServer
5 8 (33.33%) Immediacy CMS
5 8 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (33.33%) Sitecore
5 8 (33.33%) Ektron
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (33.33%) Kentico
5 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 8 (33.33%) Sitefinity
5 8 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (29.17%) Tandem

Alterian
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) CMS
1 9 (37.50%) SAS
2 8 (33.33%) DNN
2 8 (33.33%) Immediacy CMS
2 8 (33.33%) Kentico
2 8 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (33.33%) Sitefinity
2 8 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Unica
2 5 (20.83%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (8.33%) FastStats
4 1 (4.17%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (4.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SmartFocus
2 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) FTP
2 2 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
4 2 (8.33%) Base SAS
4 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.33%) MS Access
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Ant
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) Maven
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (37.50%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) CMS Developer
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Campaign Analyst
5 6 (25.00%) EPiServer Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (29.17%) RESTful
3 7 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) CSS3
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) JSP
5 2 (8.33%) COM+
6 1 (4.17%) Ninject
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Tandem
3 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Streaming Music
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Content Management
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Analytics
4 8 (33.33%) MVC
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 7 (29.17%) BDD
6 5 (20.83%) Campaign Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Campaign Management
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Web Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) Data Management
9 1 (4.17%) Customer Insight
9 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
9 1 (4.17%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) VBA
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCAD
2 2 (8.33%) MCSD
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Ektron
2 8 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 8 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 7 (29.17%) Epiphany
4 4 (16.67%) Adobe
4 4 (16.67%) Chordiant
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Omniture
6 2 (8.33%) Ericsson
7 1 (4.17%) Google