The table below looks at the statistics for CITP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CITP over the 3 months to 5 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 405 402 404
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing CITP 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.084% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £615 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £694 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CITP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3859 3554 3709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.25% 17.06% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2617 2383 2330
Average daily rate £450 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 79
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

CITP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CITP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CITP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CITP Daily Rate Trend in London

CITP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CITP across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

CITP Daily Rate Histogram in London

CITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CITP 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 CITP.

1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Cognos
4 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) ACBS
6 3 (30.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) Workflow Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Use Case
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP
7 2 (20.00%) CISSP
7 2 (20.00%) Legal

CITP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CITP 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 CITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) ACBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) ICT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Assurance Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
6 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (30.00%) Use Case
6 3 (30.00%) Workflow Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (20.00%) Information Security
7 2 (20.00%) Network Management
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 1 (10.00%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CLAS
2 2 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MBCS
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) RMADS
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cognos
3 4 (40.00%) HP