The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of QAD 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 QAD over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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 QAD, Inc.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
QAD
UK / England
Rank 566 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QAD 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £208 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £208 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18587 20547 21809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.40% 43.03% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11683 12479 12774
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 669 788 912
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

QAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing QAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QAD within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 West - 4 £208 - 1
East of England - 3 - -
QAD
UK

QAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QAD 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 QAD.

1 6 (54.55%) AIX
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) MFGPRO
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) ERP
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Pegasus
3 4 (36.36%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure

QAD
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MFGPRO
2 4 (36.36%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (9.09%) Infor LN
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Czech Language
1 1 (9.09%) Dutch Language
1 1 (9.09%) French Language
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) ERP Support
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Support
3 4 (36.36%) IT Support
3 4 (36.36%) SAP Support
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) AIX
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) ERP
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Pegasus
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Infor
3 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards