The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ICL 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 ICL over the 3 months to 27 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within International Computers Ltd.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL
Rank 561 567 532
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -35
Contract jobs citing ICL 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.005% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Average daily rate
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£560 £573 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% +39.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £573 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £573 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £560 £573 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +61.26%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23229 21548 22046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.68% 46.16% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13994 12580 11729
Average daily rate £388 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1161 1077 1285
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.99 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

ICL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ICL Jobs Demand Trend in England

ICL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ICL Daily Rate Trend in England

ICL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ICL across the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

ICL Daily Rate Histogram in England

ICL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ICL Hourly Rate Trend in England

ICL
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 ICL within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 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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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 - 1 £420 -
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ICL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ICL 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 ICL.

1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Retail
2 9 (42.86%) SAP
2 9 (42.86%) Unisys
2 9 (42.86%) Retail Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Online Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Internet
3 7 (33.33%) COBOL
4 6 (28.57%) VME
5 4 (19.05%) Fujitsu
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) Middleware
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) System Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) UNIX
8 1 (4.76%) Windows
8 1 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) MS Excel

ICL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ICL 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 ICL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) X.400
2 1 (4.76%) X.500
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Retail
2 9 (42.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Architect
2 11 (52.38%) Designer
3 9 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
5 2 (9.52%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Online Banking
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) VME
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) System Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) COBOL
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) SAP
1 9 (42.86%) Unisys
2 4 (19.05%) Fujitsu
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) HP