The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP IDOL
Rank - 650 599
Contract jobs citing IDOL 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.008% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IDOL
UK

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11210 12174 11241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.80% 23.10% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7487 8155 7190
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 186 177
Median hourly rate £38.50 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.28 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing IDOL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in England

IDOL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IDOL Daily Rate Trend in England

IDOL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IDOL Hourly Rate Trend in England

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IDOL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for IDOL.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) FileNet
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware