The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BI-SAM 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 BI-SAM over the 3 months to 22 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within BI-SAM.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BI-SAM
Rank 397 410 378
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -32
Contract jobs citing BI-SAM 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.045% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Average daily rate
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- £750 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BI-SAM
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
10170 11013 9778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.49% 45.85% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6921 7246 6110
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 231 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

BI-SAM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BI-SAM Jobs Demand Trend in London

BI-SAM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BI-SAM Daily Rate Trend in London

BI-SAM
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 BI-SAM within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 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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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
City of London - - - - 3
BI-SAM
England

BI-SAM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BI-SAM 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 BI-SAM.

1 6 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) Sybase
4 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) StatPro
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Fund Management
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) thinkFolio
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Confluence
4 2 (33.33%) FactSet
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) EMIR
5 1 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank

BI-SAM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BI-SAM 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 BI-SAM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Database Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Database Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) EMIR
2 1 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase
1 2 (33.33%) StatPro
1 2 (33.33%) thinkFolio
1 2 (33.33%) FactSet