The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Actuate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Actuate over the 3 months to 17 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 London 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 the Actuate Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Actuate
Rank 406 375 409
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +34
Contract jobs citing Actuate 6 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.014% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.030% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 19
Average daily rate £500 £400 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10818 9989 12150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.67% 46.20% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7040 6321 7349
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 248 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.40 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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England

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Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Actuate Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Actuate Daily Rate Trend in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Actuate Hourly Rate Trend in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Actuate 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 Actuate.

1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 12 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) Solvency II
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (33.33%) MDX
7 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 6 (28.57%) Business Objects
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) F#
7 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
8 5 (23.81%) BPMN
8 5 (23.81%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (23.81%) PowerPivot
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) UML
8 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 5 (23.81%) Informatica
8 5 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Actuate 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 Actuate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) QlikView
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) ProClarity
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) MDX
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 3 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Flex
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Market Risk
1 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
2 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) UML
3 5 (23.81%) BPMN
3 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
3 5 (23.81%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Balanced Scorecard
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 6 (28.57%) F#
2 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) Solvency II
2 5 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 5 (23.81%) Informatica
5 3 (14.29%) Charles River
6 1 (4.76%) Planview
6 1 (4.76%) Cognos
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase