The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Niku 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 Niku over the 3 months to 22 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Niku Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Niku
Rank 581 544 520
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -24
Contract jobs citing Niku 4 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.023% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.018% 0.051% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 16
Average daily rate
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£413 £600 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +35.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £495 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £688 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £175
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +157.14%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22678 21720 21206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.48% 46.08% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13808 12627 11317
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1083 1032 1295
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.46 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Niku
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Niku Jobs Demand Trend in England

Niku
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Niku Daily Rate Trend in England

Niku
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Niku Hourly Rate Trend in England

Niku
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 Niku within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 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 +13 2 £450 -25.00% 1
South East - - - - 1
Niku
UK

Niku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Niku 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 Niku.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (33.33%) Niku Workbench
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) RAD
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Niku 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 Niku. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Niku Workbench
3 1 (16.67%) Open Workbench
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Production Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Planview
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle