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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP IDOL
Rank 633 604 567
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -37
Contract jobs citing IDOL 4 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.018% 0.048%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.036% 0.077% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £525 £350 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £600 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £348
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
11182 11720 11429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.94% 23.10% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7653 7698 7349
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 163 202
Median hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.41 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 4 £525 +50.00% 1
IDOL
UK

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) FileNet
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Vertica

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 (40.00%) FileNet
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Data Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) Records Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) E-Discovery
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Vertica
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) iManage
3 1 (20.00%) Recommind
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