The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics over the 3 months to 27 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 IBM Coremetrics Web Analytics.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Coremetrics
Rank 574 556 570
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Contract jobs citing Coremetrics 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.018% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - £250 £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
23192 22746 24950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.11% 46.64% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13297 12926 13098
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 1015 1045 1274
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.93 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Coremetrics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Coremetrics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Coremetrics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Coremetrics Daily Rate Trend in England

Coremetrics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Coremetrics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Coremetrics
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 Coremetrics within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 1 - - 1
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
London - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Coremetrics
UK

Coremetrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Endeca
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Scalability Testing
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) iSeries
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
5 1 (20.00%) QA

Coremetrics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iSeries
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Scalability Testing
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Endeca
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter