The table below looks at the statistics for AppDNA skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppDNA over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix AppDNA
Rank 421 409 398
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing AppDNA 8 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.065% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 0.99% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 5
Average daily rate
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£436 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £301 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £516 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate - £309 £370
% change year-on-year
- -16.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.90 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.46%
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England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1982 1621 1646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.10% 6.55% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1316 1104 1028
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 45
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.66 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £49.00 £40.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

AppDNA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AppDNA Jobs Demand Trend in London

AppDNA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AppDNA Daily Rate Trend in London

AppDNA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppDNA within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 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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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
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
City of London - - - -
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AppDNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing AppDNA 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 AppDNA.

1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (55.00%) Citrix
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (45.00%) VBScript
7 8 (40.00%) VMware
8 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) Business Objects
8 7 (35.00%) SAP
8 7 (35.00%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (35.00%) DNA
8 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (30.00%) MSI
10 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging
10 4 (20.00%) SCCM
10 4 (20.00%) Migration
11 3 (15.00%) Time Management
11 3 (15.00%) MS Access

AppDNA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing AppDNA 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 AppDNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
1 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MSI
2 3 (15.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (10.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Packager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) DNA
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) VBScript
2 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PMP
1 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (10.00%) APMP
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Citrix
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Business Objects
3 7 (35.00%) SAP
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft