The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Orchard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Orchard over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Orchard
Rank 601 639 589
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -50
Contract jobs citing Orchard 14 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.008% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.018% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 13
Median daily rate £300 £320 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +82.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £175
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50
Orchard
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
22266 22506 23540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.76% 43.27% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 13559 13549
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 974 1096
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.01 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Orchard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Orchard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Orchard Jobs Demand Trend in England

Orchard
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Orchard Daily Rate Trend in England

Orchard
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Orchard across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Orchard Daily Rate Histogram in England

Orchard
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Orchard Hourly Rate Trend in England

Orchard
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Orchard within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 6 £300 -
North West - 4 £325 - 2
Midlands - 2 £319 -
London -7 1 £310 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £100 -
Orchard
UK

Orchard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Orchard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Orchard.

1 13 (65.00%) Orchard Housing
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Workflow
2 7 (35.00%) Northgate
3 6 (30.00%) Civica
3 6 (30.00%) Capita
3 6 (30.00%) Academy Housing
3 6 (30.00%) OPENHousing
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (20.00%) arcHouse
6 3 (15.00%) Kypera
6 3 (15.00%) MIS ActiveH
6 3 (15.00%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (15.00%) Aareon QL
6 3 (15.00%) Aareon
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) MS Office
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow Development
8 1 (5.00%) Castleton
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL

Orchard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Orchard Housing
2 6 (30.00%) Academy Housing
2 6 (30.00%) OPENHousing
3 4 (20.00%) arcHouse
4 3 (15.00%) Aareon QL
4 3 (15.00%) MIS ActiveH
4 3 (15.00%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) ICT Support
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Workflow Development
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) MCAD
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) MCTS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Northgate
2 6 (30.00%) Capita
2 6 (30.00%) Civica
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Aareon
4 3 (15.00%) Kypera
5 1 (5.00%) Castleton
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos
5 1 (5.00%) Hummingbird
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