The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Curam products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Curam over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within CĂșram Software.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Curam
Rank 49 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Curam 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.86% 2.67% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 5.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Average daily rate
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£436 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £409 -
% change year-on-year
+6.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Curam
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
204 218 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.97% 52.91% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 128 52
Average daily rate £450 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £453 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Curam
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Curam Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Curam
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Curam Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Curam
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Curam within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Blackpool -23 4 £436 +6.48%
Curam
North West

Curam
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Curam 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 Curam.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Business Development
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management

Curam
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Curam 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 Curam. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (66.67%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM