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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alterian
Rank - 581 547
Contract jobs citing Alterian 0 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.021% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.047% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 20
Average daily rate - £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £288 £265
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
20185 21463 20154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.77% 45.74% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12222 12712 11398
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 916 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alterian across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Alterian 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 Alterian.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
1 5 (83.33%) FastStats
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Campaign Management
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Ektron
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Kentico
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) SmartFocus
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Sitefinity
4 1 (16.67%) Facebook

Alterian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Alterian 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 Alterian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) DNN
2 1 (16.67%) Immediacy CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Kentico
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitefinity
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Campaign Management
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Database Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Ektron
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore