The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian 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 Alterian over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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 Alterian.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alterian
Rank - 405 401
Contract jobs citing Alterian 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.029% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.063% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
- +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Alterian
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8617 9461 9666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.55% 45.08% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5636 6288 6184
Average daily rate £438 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 190 215
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.34 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% +3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in London

Alterian
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Alterian Daily Rate Trend in London

Alterian
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Alterian Hourly Rate Trend in London

Alterian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Alterian 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 Alterian.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Database Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) DNN
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (50.00%) Immediacy CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore

Alterian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Alterian 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 Alterian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) DNN
1 1 (50.00%) Immediacy CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Kentico
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Sitefinity
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Campaign Management
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Database Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ektron
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore