The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy WorkSite
Rank 538 548 480
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -68
Contract jobs citing WorkSite 34 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.032% 0.084%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.39% 0.18% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 22
Average daily rate
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£250 £263 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £202 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £395 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £169
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8813 8354 7504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.67% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5352 5074 4353
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 294 381
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.09 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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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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 +15 28 £250 -4.76% 11
West Midlands - 4 - -
East of England - 1 - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - - 3
WorkSite
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WorkSite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 52 (75.36%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) MS Office
2 42 (60.87%) Legal
3 40 (57.97%) Active Directory
4 38 (55.07%) Law
5 37 (53.62%) Windows 7
6 35 (50.72%) Citrix
7 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
8 23 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 20 (28.99%) Interwoven
9 20 (28.99%) Blackberry
9 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (26.09%) Windows XP
11 16 (23.19%) HP
12 15 (21.74%) VPN
13 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
13 12 (17.39%) VMware
13 12 (17.39%) MOS
13 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (15.94%) SCCM
14 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (14.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 10 (14.49%) Terminal Server
15 10 (14.49%) SQL
15 10 (14.49%) Finance
16 9 (13.04%) AppSense
16 9 (13.04%) Document Management
16 9 (13.04%) SLA
17 8 (11.59%) ITIL

WorkSite
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (14.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 42 (60.87%) MS Office
2 23 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) VPN
2 4 (5.80%) LAN
2 4 (5.80%) WAN
3 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.35%) DHCP
3 3 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (4.35%) MPLS
3 3 (4.35%) SAN
3 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 3 (4.35%) NAS
4 2 (2.90%) Internet
5 1 (1.45%) Extranet
5 1 (1.45%) FTP
5 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) IDOL
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) Big Data
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (60.87%) Legal
2 38 (55.07%) Law
3 10 (14.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) Analyst
2 21 (30.43%) Support Analyst
3 20 (28.99%) Service Analyst
3 20 (28.99%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (10.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Trainer
5 5 (7.25%) IT Trainer
5 5 (7.25%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) IT Support
6 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.35%) Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.14%) E-Learning
3 5 (7.25%) CMDB
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) Replication
6 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Windows
2 37 (53.62%) Windows 7
3 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (26.09%) Windows XP
5 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.04%) Document Management
2 8 (11.59%) ITIL
3 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.25%) CRM
4 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.80%) Project Management
6 3 (4.35%) Quality Management
6 3 (4.35%) Process Management
6 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.35%) Change Control
6 3 (4.35%) Analytics
6 3 (4.35%) Data Analytics
7 2 (2.90%) Practice Management
8 1 (1.45%) Change Management
8 1 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.45%) Service Management
8 1 (1.45%) Migration
8 1 (1.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) C#
2 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) MOS
2 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.35%) MCSE
4 3 (4.35%) MCSA
4 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (57.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.49%) Terminal Server
4 5 (7.25%) vSphere
5 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) Citrix
2 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.99%) Interwoven
4 16 (23.19%) HP
5 12 (17.39%) VMware
6 9 (13.04%) AppSense
7 5 (7.25%) Progress
7 5 (7.25%) OpenText
8 4 (5.80%) Hummingbird
9 3 (4.35%) Reuters
9 3 (4.35%) CommVault
9 3 (4.35%) Meridio
9 3 (4.35%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.90%) Sophos
11 1 (1.45%) Avaya
11 1 (1.45%) NetApp
11 1 (1.45%) Nokia
11 1 (1.45%) Cisco
11 1 (1.45%) Dell
11 1 (1.45%) LexisNexis
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