The table below looks at the statistics for Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SDL Fredhopper
Rank - 591 -
Contract jobs citing Fredhopper 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.016% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Fredhopper
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3973 4128 4457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.76% 8.16% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2477 2378 2607
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 45
Average hourly rate £22.75 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.16% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.70 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.28 £61.34 £53.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

Fredhopper
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Fredhopper Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fredhopper
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Fredhopper Daily Rate Trend in England

Fredhopper
Top 13 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ATG
2 1 (50.00%) CMS

Fredhopper
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SDL Web 8
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay