The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters 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 Reuters over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Reuters Group PLC.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reuters
Rank 527 548 485
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -63
Contract jobs citing Reuters 89 64 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.29% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 41 74
Median daily rate £475 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £128 £380
% change year-on-year
+272.54% -66.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Reuters
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
22006 22424 21839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.79% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 13453 12557
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 £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 1003 972
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in England

Reuters
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Reuters Daily Rate Trend in England

Reuters
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Reuters Daily Rate Histogram in England

Reuters
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Reuters Hourly Rate Trend in England

Reuters
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 Reuters within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
London +7 67 £550 +51.72% 20
South East +18 16 £475 - 1
North West -7 3 £450 -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
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UK

Reuters
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 143 (69.42%) Bloomberg
2 87 (42.23%) Finance
3 69 (33.50%) Windows
4 61 (29.61%) Microsoft
5 55 (26.70%) Front Office
6 52 (25.24%) SQL Server
7 50 (24.27%) Banking
8 47 (22.82%) Fixed Income
9 45 (21.84%) SQL
10 44 (21.36%) RMDS
11 39 (18.93%) Oracle
11 39 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (18.45%) Active Directory
13 36 (17.48%) TIBCO
13 36 (17.48%) Asset Management
14 35 (16.99%) VMware
14 35 (16.99%) Rendezvous
14 35 (16.99%) Electronic Trading
15 34 (16.50%) Windows 7
16 33 (16.02%) C#
16 33 (16.02%) Linux
16 33 (16.02%) Unix
16 33 (16.02%) MS Excel
16 33 (16.02%) ION Trading
17 32 (15.53%) MS Office
18 30 (14.56%) .NET
18 30 (14.56%) Citrix
19 29 (14.08%) Investment Banking
20 28 (13.59%) MVVM
20 28 (13.59%) User Experience

Reuters
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 14 (6.80%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.40%) Confluence
4 6 (2.91%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (2.91%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.46%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.49%) Apache
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) IIS
7 1 (0.49%) JBoss
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 32 (15.53%) MS Office
3 16 (7.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (21.36%) RMDS
2 15 (7.28%) ION MarketView
3 13 (6.31%) Eikon
4 8 (3.88%) Markit EDM
5 4 (1.94%) Finacle
6 2 (0.97%) Kondor
7 1 (0.49%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.49%) Summit
7 1 (0.49%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.49%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.97%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.34%) SAN
2 9 (4.37%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.37%) WAN
3 8 (3.88%) SSL
4 7 (3.40%) Multicast
5 6 (2.91%) Firewall
5 6 (2.91%) LAN
6 5 (2.43%) Internet
6 5 (2.43%) NAS
6 5 (2.43%) VPN
7 4 (1.94%) DHCP
7 4 (1.94%) DNS
7 4 (1.94%) Skype
7 4 (1.94%) WebEx
8 2 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.97%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.97%) VoIP
9 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.85%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (4.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (2.91%) Big Data
3 6 (2.91%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.97%) KDB
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.49%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (13.11%) Visual Studio
2 26 (12.62%) NUnit
3 13 (6.31%) JIRA
4 6 (2.91%) Subversion
5 4 (1.94%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.94%) ClearQuest
5 4 (1.94%) JUnit
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.97%) Toad
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 87 (42.23%) Finance
2 55 (26.70%) Front Office
3 50 (24.27%) Banking
4 29 (14.08%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.37%) Legal
6 8 (3.88%) Retail
7 5 (2.43%) Back Office
7 5 (2.43%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.46%) Law
8 3 (1.46%) Publishing
8 3 (1.46%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.46%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.49%) French Language
9 1 (0.49%) German Language
9 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 70 (33.98%) Analyst
2 44 (21.36%) Developer
3 27 (13.11%) Desktop Support
4 26 (12.62%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 24 (11.65%) C# Developer
5 24 (11.65%) Support Analyst
6 22 (10.68%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 19 (9.22%) Business Analyst
8 18 (8.74%) .NET Developer
9 16 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (7.77%) UX Developer
10 15 (7.28%) C# WPF Developer
10 15 (7.28%) WPF Developer
11 14 (6.80%) Applications Support
12 12 (5.83%) Data Business Analyst
12 12 (5.83%) XAML Developer
13 11 (5.34%) Desktop Analyst
13 11 (5.34%) SQL Developer
14 10 (4.85%) Data Analyst
14 10 (4.85%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.99%) Rendezvous
2 30 (14.56%) .NET
3 20 (9.71%) WPF
4 15 (7.28%) XML
5 12 (5.83%) FIX Protocol
6 10 (4.85%) FpML
7 5 (2.43%) RFC 822
8 3 (1.46%) Reactive Extensions
8 3 (1.46%) XSLT
9 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.97%) CSS
9 2 (0.97%) HTML
9 2 (0.97%) jQuery
9 2 (0.97%) JSON
9 2 (0.97%) Web Services
9 2 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.49%) Java SE
10 1 (0.49%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.82%) Fixed Income
2 39 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (13.59%) User Experience
4 24 (11.65%) Blackberry
4 24 (11.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (6.31%) Data Centre
5 13 (6.31%) iPhone
5 13 (6.31%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (5.83%) Derivative
6 12 (5.83%) Equities
6 12 (5.83%) SWIFT
7 11 (5.34%) Reference Data
8 7 (3.40%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (3.40%) Hedge funds
8 7 (3.40%) iPad
9 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.94%) Eurex
9 4 (1.94%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.46%) BYOD
10 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (33.50%) Windows
2 34 (16.50%) Windows 7
3 33 (16.02%) Linux
3 33 (16.02%) Unix
4 25 (12.14%) Windows Server
5 15 (7.28%) Windows XP
6 11 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.88%) AIX
8 7 (3.40%) Android
8 7 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.91%) Solaris
10 5 (2.43%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.43%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.94%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.48%) Asset Management
2 35 (16.99%) Electronic Trading
3 28 (13.59%) MVVM
4 24 (11.65%) ITIL
5 21 (10.19%) Investment Management
6 20 (9.71%) Problem Management
6 20 (9.71%) Project Management
7 19 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (7.28%) Migration
9 14 (6.80%) Change Management
9 14 (6.80%) Low Latency
10 13 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (5.83%) Portfolio Management
12 11 (5.34%) Change Control
12 11 (5.34%) Fund Accounting
13 10 (4.85%) Incident Management
14 9 (4.37%) BPR
14 9 (4.37%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 9 (4.37%) GAP Analysis
14 9 (4.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (21.84%) SQL
2 33 (16.02%) C#
3 20 (9.71%) XAML
4 16 (7.77%) Perl
5 15 (7.28%) Python
5 15 (7.28%) VBA
6 13 (6.31%) Java
7 12 (5.83%) C++
7 12 (5.83%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.91%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.94%) VB
10 3 (1.46%) C
10 3 (1.46%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.80%) ISEB
2 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (3.88%) MCSA
4 7 (3.40%) Degree
4 7 (3.40%) MCSE
5 5 (2.43%) CCNA
5 5 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.46%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.97%) MCP
9 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.91%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.91%) SLA
2 3 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 38 (18.45%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.94%) Xen
6 3 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.97%) Samba
7 2 (0.97%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.49%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (8.74%) SCCM
2 2 (0.97%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.97%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.97%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 143 (69.42%) Bloomberg
2 61 (29.61%) Microsoft
3 39 (18.93%) Oracle
4 36 (17.48%) TIBCO
5 35 (16.99%) VMware
6 33 (16.02%) ION Trading
7 30 (14.56%) Citrix
8 26 (12.62%) HP
9 21 (10.19%) Cisco
10 16 (7.77%) FactSet
11 14 (6.80%) Charles River
12 11 (5.34%) Dell
13 8 (3.88%) Intel Security
13 8 (3.88%) Sybase
14 6 (2.91%) eSpeed
14 6 (2.91%) Hortonworks
14 6 (2.91%) IBM
14 6 (2.91%) iManage
14 6 (2.91%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.91%) Symantec
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