The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 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.

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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Meridio
Rank 551 542 495
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -47
Contract jobs citing Meridio 5 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.015% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.033% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £366
% change year-on-year
- +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
21762 21066 19053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.59% 45.58% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12678 11763 10302
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 892 934 1172
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 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 +8 3 - -
South East -17 2 - - 2
South West - - - -
Meridio
UK

Meridio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) Document Management
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) WorkSite
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (30.00%) Law
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Hummingbird
5 3 (30.00%) Open Text
5 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Interwoven
5 3 (30.00%) Veritas
5 3 (30.00%) EDRMS
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management

Meridio
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (30.00%) WorkSite
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) EDRMS
1 3 (30.00%) IDOL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (30.00%) Veritas
2 3 (30.00%) Hummingbird
2 3 (30.00%) Open Text
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) VMware