The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of QAD 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 QAD over the 3 months to 30 July 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 QAD, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QAD
Rank 572 542 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs citing QAD 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.004% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.009% 0.009% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
22458 21809 24499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.81% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12735 12183 12822
Average daily rate £388 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +3.73%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1003 1112 1288
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
QAD
UK

QAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QAD Jobs Demand Trend in England

QAD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

QAD Daily Rate Trend in England

QAD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

QAD Hourly Rate Trend in England

QAD
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 QAD within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
QAD
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QAD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing QAD 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 QAD.

1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) MFGPRO
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis

QAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing QAD 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 QAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MFGPRO
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos