The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FrontRange 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 FrontRange over the 3 months to 9 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within FrontRange Solutions.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FrontRange
Rank 603 572 555
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -17
Contract jobs citing FrontRange 5 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.013% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.028% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 12
Average daily rate £300 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £397 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £448 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FrontRange
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
20147 21530 20522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.67% 45.84% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12197 12717 11600
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 801 925 915
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

FrontRange
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FrontRange Jobs Demand Trend in England

FrontRange
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FrontRange Daily Rate Trend in England

FrontRange
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FrontRange across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

FrontRange Daily Rate Histogram in England

FrontRange
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

FrontRange Hourly Rate Trend in England

FrontRange
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 FrontRange within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Yorkshire - 3 £225 -
London +1 1 - -
East of England - 1 £375 - 1
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UK

FrontRange
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FrontRange 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 FrontRange.

1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Electronics
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Software Licensing
4 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (22.22%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) COBIT
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

FrontRange
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FrontRange 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 FrontRange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Management Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Process Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) Software Licensing
5 2 (22.22%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix