The table below looks at the statistics for LiteSpeed 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 LiteSpeed over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software NetVault LiteSpeed
Rank 577 557 565
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing LiteSpeed 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.020% 0.11% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4915 4719 4525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.76% 9.81% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2766 2468 2231
Average daily rate £325 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 563 560
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

LiteSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LiteSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in England

LiteSpeed
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LiteSpeed Daily Rate Trend in England

LiteSpeed
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 LiteSpeed within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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 +4 1 £375 - 1
North West - - - -
LiteSpeed
UK

LiteSpeed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing LiteSpeed 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 LiteSpeed.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) DTS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) CommVault
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) HL7
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) JCAPS
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration

LiteSpeed
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing LiteSpeed 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 LiteSpeed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) JCAPS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) DTS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (50.00%) Administrator
3 2 (50.00%) Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) BMC