The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Aquila 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 Aquila over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aquila Group Holdings Ltd.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aquila
Rank 574 - 565
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Aquila 9 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% - 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% - 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
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£450 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 - £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £484 - £365
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
23558 22470 24594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.03% 46.69% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13539 12788 12898
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1032 1243
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Aquila
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Aquila Jobs Demand Trend in England

Aquila
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Aquila Daily Rate Trend in England

Aquila
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aquila across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Aquila Daily Rate Histogram in England

Aquila
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Aquila Hourly Rate Trend in England

Aquila
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aquila within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
North West - 2 £293 -
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UK

Aquila
Top 28 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Aquila 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 Aquila.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) System Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) CA Endevor
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) IMS/DB
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) PL/1
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) JCL
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Syncsort

Aquila
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Aquila 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 Aquila. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) IMS/DB
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX Support
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) System Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PL/1
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) JCL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Syncsort