The table below looks at the statistics for DNA 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 DNA over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
Rank 580 569 544
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Contract jobs citing DNA 8 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.027% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.036% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 14
Average daily rate
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£439 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £345 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £420 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
+48.55% +7.81%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42068 39089 36771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.23% 76.40% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27933 24730 23055
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1141 1099 1032
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

DNA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DNA Jobs Demand Trend in England

DNA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DNA Daily Rate Trend in England

DNA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNA across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

DNA Daily Rate Histogram in England

DNA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DNA Hourly Rate Trend in England

DNA
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 DNA within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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 East - 4 £413 -
London -15 2 £428 -5.00% 1
South East - 2 £575 - 1
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DNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DNA 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 DNA.

1 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (35.29%) Information Architecture
1 6 (35.29%) OmniGraffle
1 6 (35.29%) Axure RP
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Content Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Interactive TV
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) VBA
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec
3 3 (17.65%) PKI
3 3 (17.65%) Derivative
3 3 (17.65%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (17.65%) Lync
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Front Office
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
4 2 (11.76%) SAP XI
4 2 (11.76%) Equities
4 2 (11.76%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (11.76%) SAP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DNA 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 DNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Lync
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (35.29%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) FTP
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.88%) MSI
2 1 (5.88%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Front Office
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Designer
1 6 (35.29%) Interaction Designer
2 3 (17.65%) UX Designer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) VBA Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Excel Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Excel VBA Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) SAP XI
3 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Interactive TV
3 3 (17.65%) PKI
3 3 (17.65%) Derivative
3 3 (17.65%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (11.76%) Equities
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Information Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) Content Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) RAD
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
1 3 (17.65%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Symantec
2 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) VMware