The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of StatPro 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 StatPro over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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 StatPro Group Plc.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
StatPro
Rank 582 551 560
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Contract jobs citing StatPro 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.014% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£563 £650 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
23867 22000 24162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.23% 46.34% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13903 12730 12711
Average daily rate £399 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1118 1001 1270
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

StatPro
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

StatPro Jobs Demand Trend in England

StatPro
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

StatPro Daily Rate Trend in England

StatPro
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

StatPro Hourly Rate Trend in England

StatPro
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 StatPro within the England region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
London +8 2 £563 -13.46% 1
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UK

StatPro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing StatPro 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 StatPro.

1 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Investment Management
3 4 (50.00%) Derivative
3 4 (50.00%) Fund Management
4 3 (37.50%) Back Office
4 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
4 3 (37.50%) VBA
4 3 (37.50%) FactSet
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (25.00%) BI-SAM
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Sybase
5 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Front Office
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Statistics
6 1 (12.50%) CFA
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

StatPro
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing StatPro 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 StatPro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Derivative
2 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 5 (62.50%) Investment Management
3 4 (50.00%) Fund Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) RAD
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) FactSet
2 2 (25.00%) BI-SAM
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) SunGard
3 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
3 1 (12.50%) Charles River
3 1 (12.50%) thinkFolio