The table below looks at the statistics for CITP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CITP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 573 558 517
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -41
Contract jobs citing CITP 6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.083% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
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£675 £525 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +41.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £675 £525 £370
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +41.89%
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 Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9707 9613 7757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.19% 19.40% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5557 5573 4186
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 486 431
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

CITP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CITP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CITP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CITP Daily Rate Trend in England

CITP
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 CITP within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
London +5 3 - -
North West - 3 £675 -
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CITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CITP 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 CITP.

1 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
1 10 (76.92%) Project Management
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) HNC
2 6 (46.15%) HND
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) IIS
4 3 (23.08%) GIS
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) CISSP
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (15.38%) MBCS
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Law
5 2 (15.38%) Legal
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) CESG

CITP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CITP 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 CITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Law
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Security Advisor
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Services Director
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) GIS
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (15.38%) CESG
3 2 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) SUSE
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
1 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Information Management
4 2 (15.38%) SABSA
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) HNC
2 6 (46.15%) HND
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Postgraduate
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) MBCS
3 2 (15.38%) ISACA
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Sun
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Business Objects