The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Author featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Author
Rank 384 382 350
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Author 38 52 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 49
Median daily rate £375 £303 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.96% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.62 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
Author
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Author
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Author in the job title.

Author Jobs Demand Trend in London

Author
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Author Daily Rate Trend in London

Author
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Author across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Author Daily Rate Histogram in London

Author
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Author Hourly Rate Trend in London

Author
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Author within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 7 £388 +29.16%
Author
England

Author Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Author contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Author in the job title.

1 21 (29.17%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) Java
2 19 (26.39%) Finance
3 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
5 16 (22.22%) OO
5 16 (22.22%) HTML
6 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.06%) Linux
8 13 (18.06%) .NET Framework
9 12 (16.67%) Banking
9 12 (16.67%) Web Services
10 11 (15.28%) C#
10 11 (15.28%) Scrum
10 11 (15.28%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (13.89%) Degree
11 10 (13.89%) XML
12 9 (12.50%) MS Office
12 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
13 8 (11.11%) HTML5
13 8 (11.11%) JSON
13 8 (11.11%) Wealth Management
13 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
13 8 (11.11%) PHP
13 8 (11.11%) CSS
13 8 (11.11%) REST
13 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
14 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
14 7 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Author Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) FrameMaker
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) IaaS
1 2 (2.78%) PaaS
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
3 5 (6.94%) Publishing
4 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 2 (2.78%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.39%) Advertising
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) .NET
2 16 (22.22%) HTML
3 13 (18.06%) .NET Framework
4 12 (16.67%) Web Services
5 10 (13.89%) XML
6 8 (11.11%) CSS
6 8 (11.11%) HTML5
6 8 (11.11%) JSON
6 8 (11.11%) REST
7 6 (8.33%) Middleware
8 3 (4.17%) OAuth
9 1 (1.39%) XSL
9 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 6 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.17%) Tandem
4 1 (1.39%) EMV
4 1 (1.39%) Fintech
4 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Unix
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.22%) OO
3 11 (15.28%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (15.28%) Scrum
4 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 6 (8.33%) OOD
5 6 (8.33%) OOP
5 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.33%) Use Case
5 6 (8.33%) Web Development
6 5 (6.94%) ITIL
7 4 (5.56%) Content Management
7 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.56%) Investment Management
7 4 (5.56%) UML
8 3 (4.17%) Document Management
8 3 (4.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) Java
2 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.28%) C#
4 8 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (2.78%) C++
6 2 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) CISA
3 3 (4.17%) CISM
3 3 (4.17%) CISSP
3 3 (4.17%) GIAC
3 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.17%) PMP
4 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) CCDA
5 1 (1.39%) CCDP
5 1 (1.39%) CCNA
5 1 (1.39%) CCNP
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.17%) ISO27002
3 2 (2.78%) GCP
4 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.33%) Adobe
4 3 (4.17%) Apiary
4 3 (4.17%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.17%) Splunk
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
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