The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL 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 IDOL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 564 534 506
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -28
Contract jobs citing IDOL 15 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.040% 0.042%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
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£425 £348 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -42.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £430 £920
UK excluding London average daily rate - £348 £1,000
% change year-on-year
- -65.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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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
10903 10376 9047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.16% 21.63% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7254 6734 5575
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 173 219
Average hourly rate £25.00 £34.75 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.05% +32.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.31 £13.50 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IDOL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IDOL across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

IDOL Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
London - 15 £425 - 1
IDOL
UK

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 13 (61.90%) HP
2 12 (57.14%) Legal
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) E-Discovery
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 5 (23.81%) WorkSite
6 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
7 4 (19.05%) Information Management
7 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
7 4 (19.05%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (9.52%) Law
9 2 (9.52%) Workflow
9 2 (9.52%) Novell
9 2 (9.52%) LDAP
9 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
9 2 (9.52%) IBM
9 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) WorkSite
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.52%) CouchDB
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.52%) HBase
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (57.14%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) LINQ
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PKI
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) E-Discovery
2 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) Information Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Lua
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCDBA
3 1 (4.76%) MCSD
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Novell
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Meridio
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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