The table below looks at the statistics for Dollar Universe 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 Dollar Universe over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ORSYP Dollar Universe
Rank - 591 -
Contract jobs citing Dollar Universe 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.004% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.050% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Dollar Universe
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
4027 4032 3464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.53% 8.56% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2568 2415 1998
Average daily rate £448 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 139 137
Average hourly rate £28.75 £18.70 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.74% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.17 £41.00 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Dollar Universe
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Dollar Universe Jobs Demand Trend in England

Dollar Universe
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Dollar Universe Daily Rate Trend in England

Dollar Universe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Dollar Universe 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 Dollar Universe.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Informatica
2 3 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation

Dollar Universe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Dollar Universe 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 Dollar Universe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) AdminStudio
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Informatica
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microgen
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) Polycom
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase