The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Meridio 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 Meridio over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 Meridio, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Meridio
Rank 542 495 565
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +70
Contract jobs citing Meridio 15 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.063% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.13% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate £375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £366 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.62% -13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23572 20174 25406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.90% 46.72% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13513 11085 13351
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1038 1111 1254
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Meridio
UK

Meridio
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Meridio Jobs Demand Trend in England

Meridio
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Meridio Daily Rate Trend in England

Meridio
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Meridio Hourly Rate Trend in England

Meridio
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 Meridio within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -34 9 £450 +28.57% 3
London - 4 £375 -
South West - 2 £375 -
Meridio
UK

Meridio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Meridio 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 Meridio.

1 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) SharePoint
3 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
4 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) IDOL
4 11 (57.89%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (52.63%) Document Management
5 10 (52.63%) MS Office
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 8 (42.11%) Workflow
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) .NET
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (26.32%) SLA
8 5 (26.32%) DTS
8 5 (26.32%) OLAP
8 5 (26.32%) LDAP
8 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) XML
8 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 5 (26.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 3 (15.79%) WorkSite

Meridio
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Meridio 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 Meridio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (68.42%) SharePoint
2 11 (57.89%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (15.79%) WorkSite
4 2 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) LDAP
2 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) IDOL
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) OLAP
3 5 (26.32%) DTS
4 3 (15.79%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) IT Support
2 2 (10.53%) Designer
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Deskside Support
3 1 (5.26%) Deskside Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Deskside Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) XML
2 5 (26.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (10.53%) Taxonomies
1 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Document Management
2 8 (42.11%) Workflow
3 6 (31.58%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) Information Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Hummingbird
2 3 (15.79%) Open Text
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Interwoven
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
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