The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 TOWER Software.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TOWER Software
Rank 548 527 542
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 18 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.005% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.075% 0.010% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 14
Average daily rate £420 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 - £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 - £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24018 20541 25376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.86% 46.77% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13757 11298 13318
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 1052 1136 1256
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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TOWER Software
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

TOWER Software Jobs Demand Trend in England

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

TOWER Software Daily Rate Trend in England

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOWER Software across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

TOWER Software Daily Rate Histogram in England

TOWER Software
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

TOWER Software Hourly Rate Trend in England

TOWER Software
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 TOWER Software within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -30 8 £463 - 8
South East -5 7 £400 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £420 -
South West - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
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TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) MS Office
4 6 (22.22%) Service Management
5 5 (18.52%) Firewall
5 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) CCNP
5 5 (18.52%) VoIP
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
5 5 (18.52%) MPLS
5 5 (18.52%) McAfee
5 5 (18.52%) DMVPN
5 5 (18.52%) F5
5 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) BIG-IP
5 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
5 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
5 5 (18.52%) Time Management
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
5 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation

TOWER Software
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) CMS
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) MS Office
3 3 (11.11%) AutoCAD
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Summit
1 1 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
1 5 (18.52%) VoIP
1 5 (18.52%) MPLS
1 5 (18.52%) DMVPN
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (18.52%) BIG-IP
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) PBX
3 3 (11.11%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.70%) UniData
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Support Technician
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
2 5 (18.52%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support Technician
2 5 (18.52%) Network Support
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 5 (18.52%) IT Technician
2 5 (18.52%) Desktop Technician
3 3 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Voice Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Handset
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
1 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) Time Management
4 4 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) WFM
6 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCNP
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
3 5 (18.52%) McAfee
3 5 (18.52%) F5
3 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
4 4 (14.81%) Blue Coat
5 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 3 (11.11%) Nortel
5 3 (11.11%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Vignette
6 1 (3.70%) Cognizant
6 1 (3.70%) Sage
6 1 (3.70%) Cognos
6 1 (3.70%) Tieto
City of London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
CPS Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago