The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of iSOFT 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 iSOFT over the 3 months to 5 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 iSOFT Group.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSOFT
Rank 575 572 569
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing iSOFT 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.017% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.038% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate - £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
iSOFT
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
20222 21084 20149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.85% 45.74% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12248 12496 11397
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 £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 815 899 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

iSOFT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

iSOFT Jobs Demand Trend in England

iSOFT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

iSOFT Daily Rate Trend in England

iSOFT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

iSOFT Hourly Rate Trend in England

iSOFT
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 iSOFT within the England region over the 3 months to 5 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
London -8 3 - -
North West - 2 - -
iSOFT
UK

iSOFT
Top 13 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing iSOFT 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 iSOFT.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management

iSOFT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing iSOFT 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 iSOFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) NHS Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree