The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse over the 3 months to 20 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 DataSynapse Inc.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DataSynapse
Rank 564 476 474
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -2
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 15 76 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.065% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 65 78
Average daily rate
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£603 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.78% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
23042 22701 24966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.02% 46.76% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13170 12893 13092
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1012 1038 1277
Average hourly rate £18.48 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DataSynapse Jobs Demand Trend in England

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DataSynapse Daily Rate Trend in England

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataSynapse across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

DataSynapse Daily Rate Histogram in England

DataSynapse
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 DataSynapse within the England region over the 3 months to 20 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
London -47 15 £603 +4.78% 3
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UK

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse.

1 27 (65.85%) Derivative
2 25 (60.98%) C#
3 21 (51.22%) Banking
4 19 (46.34%) Oracle
5 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
5 18 (43.90%) Java
5 18 (43.90%) .NET
6 17 (41.46%) Windows
7 16 (39.02%) Grid Computing
7 16 (39.02%) Investment Banking
8 15 (36.59%) SQL
9 14 (34.15%) Front Office
10 13 (31.71%) Oracle Coherence
10 13 (31.71%) Analytics
11 12 (29.27%) Fixed Income
11 12 (29.27%) C++
12 11 (26.83%) XML
12 11 (26.83%) Finance
12 11 (26.83%) Credit Derivative
12 11 (26.83%) WCF
12 11 (26.83%) Multithreading
13 10 (24.39%) UNIX
13 10 (24.39%) Sybase
13 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
14 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
14 9 (21.95%) HTML
14 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
14 9 (21.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
15 8 (19.51%) Credit Risk

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.88%) GemFire
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) NAS
2 3 (7.32%) FCoE
2 3 (7.32%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (7.32%) Multicast
3 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.32%) HBase
7 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.44%) Big Data
8 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.20%) CruiseControl
1 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
2 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.76%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) Gradle
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 21 (51.22%) Banking
2 16 (39.02%) Investment Banking
3 14 (34.15%) Front Office
4 11 (26.83%) Finance
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) C# Developer
3 8 (19.51%) C++ Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Applications Support
5 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Tools Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Architect
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) UI Developer
8 3 (7.32%) UI Programmer
8 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) .NET
2 11 (26.83%) XML
2 11 (26.83%) WCF
3 9 (21.95%) HTML
4 7 (17.07%) WPF
5 6 (14.63%) Spring
5 6 (14.63%) HTML5
5 6 (14.63%) Middleware
6 5 (12.20%) MSMQ
6 5 (12.20%) RESTful
7 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.32%) Rendezvous
8 3 (7.32%) XSLT
8 3 (7.32%) STL
8 3 (7.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.88%) LINQ
10 1 (2.44%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) Derivative
2 16 (39.02%) Grid Computing
3 12 (29.27%) Fixed Income
4 11 (26.83%) Credit Derivative
5 9 (21.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (19.51%) Credit Risk
7 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
8 3 (7.32%) Market Risk
8 3 (7.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (4.88%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) UNIX
3 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Analytics
2 11 (26.83%) Multithreading
3 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
4 8 (19.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) Risk Analytics
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.76%) OO
9 3 (7.32%) OOD
9 3 (7.32%) BCP
9 3 (7.32%) Benchmarking
9 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.88%) Dependency Management
10 2 (4.88%) Monte Carlo Method
10 2 (4.88%) Greeks
10 2 (4.88%) SOA
11 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C#
2 18 (43.90%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) C++
5 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Haskell
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) F#
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MBA
2 2 (4.88%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) NFS
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (7.32%) SRDF
2 2 (4.88%) Platform Symphony
2 2 (4.88%) KVM
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.88%) Xen
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) Sybase
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) TIBCO
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 3 (7.32%) 29West
5 3 (7.32%) EMC
5 3 (7.32%) Intel
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) CA
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Reuters
6 2 (4.88%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.44%) Perforce
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago