The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedDot 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 RedDot over the 3 months to 28 July 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 RedDot Solutions.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RedDot
Rank - 612 579
Contract jobs citing RedDot 0 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.017% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.039% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 14
Median daily rate - £350 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RedDot
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
22436 22831 22227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.95% 44.16% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13975 13789 12565
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 752 1001 1012
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.31 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% +4.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.92 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

RedDot
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RedDot Jobs Demand Trend in England

RedDot
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RedDot Daily Rate Trend in England

RedDot
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RedDot Hourly Rate Trend in England

RedDot
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RedDot 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 RedDot.

1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 9 (75.00%) Content Management
4 8 (66.67%) WordPress
4 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) CSS3
4 8 (66.67%) Migration
4 8 (66.67%) CMS
4 8 (66.67%) LAMP
4 8 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) MySQL
4 8 (66.67%) PHP
4 8 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 8 (66.67%) OO PHP
4 8 (66.67%) DevOps
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (58.33%) Ruby
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) Open Source
7 4 (33.33%) Zend
7 4 (33.33%) Zend Framework
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (33.33%) GitHub
8 3 (25.00%) Front End Development

RedDot
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 8 (66.67%) CMS
1 8 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
3 1 (8.33%) CoreMedia CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Documentum
3 1 (8.33%) Magnolia
3 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) CSS3
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) LAMP
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) Zend Framework
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (16.67%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Content Management
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Migration
3 8 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 8 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) E-business
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security
7 1 (8.33%) Kanban
7 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
3 7 (58.33%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) FatWire
2 1 (8.33%) Interwoven
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Percussion
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (8.33%) Vignette