The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SmartStream 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 SmartStream over the 3 months to 14 February 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 SmartStream.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartStream
Rank 576 578 559
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing SmartStream 15 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.074% 0.019% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Average daily rate £500 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £198 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £673 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - £213 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SmartStream
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
20136 21275 20395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.58% 45.69% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12190 12559 11454
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 787 912 897
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

SmartStream
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SmartStream Jobs Demand Trend in England

SmartStream
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SmartStream Daily Rate Trend in England

SmartStream
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SmartStream across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SmartStream Daily Rate Histogram in England

SmartStream
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SmartStream Hourly Rate Trend in England

SmartStream
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 SmartStream within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +18 15 £500 -21.56% 1
SmartStream
UK

SmartStream
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SmartStream 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 SmartStream.

1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 15 (75.00%) Back Office
3 14 (70.00%) Business Analysis
4 11 (55.00%) Banking
5 10 (50.00%) Investment Banking
6 9 (45.00%) Financial Institution
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (10.00%) Service Management
10 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (5.00%) SDLC
11 1 (5.00%) iManage
11 1 (5.00%) Recommind
11 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
11 1 (5.00%) Law
11 1 (5.00%) Legal
11 1 (5.00%) CMS
11 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
11 1 (5.00%) Equities
11 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
11 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (5.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 1 (5.00%) User Experience
11 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (5.00%) Derivative
11 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework

SmartStream
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SmartStream 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 SmartStream. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 15 (75.00%) Back Office
3 11 (55.00%) Banking
4 10 (50.00%) Investment Banking
5 9 (45.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (5.00%) Front Office
6 1 (5.00%) Law
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (45.00%) Banking Analyst
4 8 (40.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Equities
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) AIX
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) E-business
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
4 1 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Calypso
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) iManage
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Recommind