The first table below looks at the demand for WorkSite skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WorkSite over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy WorkSite
Rank 526 516 534
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing WorkSite 36 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.082% 0.053%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.47% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 12
Average daily rate
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£190 £200 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £197 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £525 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate - £391 £123
% change year-on-year
- +219.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8813 8004 9160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 17.17% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5313 4668 5305
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 406 428
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WorkSite
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WorkSite
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WorkSite Jobs Demand Trend in England

WorkSite
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WorkSite Daily Rate Trend in England

WorkSite
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WorkSite across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

WorkSite Daily Rate Histogram in England

WorkSite
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WorkSite Hourly Rate Trend in England

WorkSite
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 WorkSite within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -10 27 £190 -5.00% 7
Yorkshire +6 2 - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
WorkSite
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WorkSite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WorkSite 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 WorkSite.

1 44 (75.86%) Law
2 39 (67.24%) Legal
3 36 (62.07%) MS Office
4 33 (56.90%) Windows
5 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
6 24 (41.38%) Windows 7
7 22 (37.93%) Document Management
8 18 (31.03%) Citrix
8 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
9 17 (29.31%) Windows XP
10 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (17.24%) Blackberry
11 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (13.79%) Interwoven
12 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
12 8 (13.79%) ITIL
13 6 (10.34%) MOS
13 6 (10.34%) E-Learning
14 5 (8.62%) Finance
14 5 (8.62%) Open Text
14 5 (8.62%) HTML
14 5 (8.62%) CRM
14 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
15 4 (6.90%) Adobe
15 4 (6.90%) HP
15 4 (6.90%) .NET
15 4 (6.90%) Intranet
15 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
15 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
15 4 (6.90%) Adobe Captivate

WorkSite
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WorkSite 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 WorkSite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) Lync
3 1 (1.72%) Documentum
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.72%) FileNet
Applications
1 36 (62.07%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.90%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Extranet
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) VPN
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) IDOL
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.72%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 44 (75.86%) Law
2 39 (67.24%) Legal
3 5 (8.62%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Analyst
2 18 (31.03%) Support Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Help Desk Support
5 9 (15.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Service Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Trainer
7 6 (10.34%) Developer
7 6 (10.34%) IT Trainer
8 5 (8.62%) Team Leader
8 5 (8.62%) Desktop Support
8 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (8.62%) Desktop Team Leader
9 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (6.90%) Legal Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) HTML
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.45%) WinForms
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.72%) WCF
4 1 (1.72%) WPF
4 1 (1.72%) WF
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.34%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.45%) Statistics
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Windows 7
3 17 (29.31%) Windows XP
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Document Management
2 8 (13.79%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) CRM
4 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.17%) Project Management
5 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.45%) Workflow
6 2 (3.45%) Content Management
6 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.72%) System Testing
7 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Migration
7 1 (1.72%) Data Management
7 1 (1.72%) Security Management
7 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
1 3 (5.17%) C#
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.72%) VB
2 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) MOS
2 1 (1.72%) MCP
2 1 (1.72%) MCSE
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Citrix
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Interwoven
3 5 (8.62%) Open Text
4 4 (6.90%) Adobe
4 4 (6.90%) HP
5 3 (5.17%) Hummingbird
5 3 (5.17%) Meridio
5 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) Avaya
7 1 (1.72%) Nokia
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