The table below looks at the statistics for DameWare skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DameWare over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DameWare Development
Rank 611 588 588
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing DameWare 16 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.020% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate £150 £145 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £125 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -11.86%
DameWare
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5039 4174 3914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.83% 8.23% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3227 2553 2277
Average daily rate £450 £417 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 192 157
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.19 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

DameWare
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DameWare Jobs Demand Trend in England

DameWare
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DameWare Daily Rate Trend in England

DameWare
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DameWare across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

DameWare Daily Rate Histogram in England

DameWare
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DameWare Hourly Rate Trend in England

DameWare
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 DameWare within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East - 5 £150 - 2
London -6 4 £255 +54.54% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £145 - 2
West Midlands -7 1 - -
North West - 1 £360 -
South West - 1 - -
DameWare
UK

DameWare
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DameWare 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 DameWare.

1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
3 22 (59.46%) ITIL
4 21 (56.76%) Windows XP
4 21 (56.76%) Incident Management
5 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
6 18 (48.65%) VPN
7 16 (43.24%) Adobe
7 16 (43.24%) IBM Notes
7 16 (43.24%) Acrobat
7 16 (43.24%) Lotus
7 16 (43.24%) Internet
8 15 (40.54%) PeopleSoft
9 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
10 13 (35.14%) Change Control
11 11 (29.73%) Release Management
12 9 (24.32%) SLA
12 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
12 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
12 9 (24.32%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
13 8 (21.62%) VMware
13 8 (21.62%) Software Distribution
14 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
14 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
14 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
15 6 (16.22%) Change Management
15 6 (16.22%) HP
15 6 (16.22%) MS Office

DameWare
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DameWare 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 DameWare. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (43.24%) IBM Notes
2 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Acrobat
2 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
3 6 (16.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) VPN
2 16 (43.24%) Internet
3 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) WinSCP
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) WebEx
6 1 (2.70%) DNS
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) FTP
6 1 (2.70%) HTTP
6 1 (2.70%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) SAN
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) DB2
1 3 (8.11%) MS Access
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) HP UFT
1 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
1 3 (8.11%) Toad
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Analyst
2 19 (51.35%) Service Analyst
3 18 (48.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Services Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Service Desk Support
6 6 (16.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (16.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (16.22%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (13.51%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (13.51%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (13.51%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (13.51%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.70%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows XP
3 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.41%) Unix
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) ITIL
2 21 (56.76%) Incident Management
3 13 (35.14%) Change Control
4 11 (29.73%) Release Management
5 8 (21.62%) Software Distribution
6 6 (16.22%) Change Management
7 5 (13.51%) ITSM
8 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.11%) Load Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Validation
9 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.41%) Document Management
9 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.41%) Service Management
10 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.81%) MCP
3 3 (8.11%) MCITP
3 3 (8.11%) MCSA
3 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) BMC Marimba
2 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) Adobe
2 16 (43.24%) Lotus
3 15 (40.54%) PeopleSoft
4 8 (21.62%) VMware
5 6 (16.22%) HP
6 5 (13.51%) BMC
7 3 (8.11%) Citrix
7 3 (8.11%) IBM
7 3 (8.11%) LexisNexis
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle
8 2 (5.41%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) NetIQ
9 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.70%) Sophos