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 22 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ORSYP Dollar Universe
Rank - - 574
Contract jobs citing Dollar Universe 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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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 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
3928 3608 3564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.71% 7.41% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2301 2097 1892
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 147 165
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.99 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.06 £40.57 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%

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
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 Dollar Universe within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
London - - - -
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Dollar Universe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SunGard
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (75.00%) SunGard Stream Ubix
2 3 (75.00%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL

Dollar Universe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SunGard Stream Ubix
1 3 (75.00%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JDBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SunGard
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos