The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Clearswift 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 Clearswift over the 3 months to 31 October 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 Clearswift Limited.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clearswift
Rank 407 407 390
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing Clearswift 8 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.063% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% 0.14% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 9
Average daily rate
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£235 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £382 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+70.90% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.50
Clearswift
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
10916 11478 11073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.44% 45.44% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7349 7572 6912
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 227 284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.55 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Clearswift
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Clearswift Jobs Demand Trend in London

Clearswift
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Clearswift Daily Rate Trend in London

Clearswift
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Clearswift across the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Clearswift Daily Rate Histogram in London

Clearswift
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Clearswift Hourly Rate Trend in London

Clearswift
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 Clearswift within the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Clearswift
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Clearswift
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift.

1 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
4 5 (45.45%) Altiris
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Symantec
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) IPv4
5 3 (27.27%) OpenView
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Back Office
5 3 (27.27%) DameWare
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (27.27%) Nokia

Clearswift
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Clearswift 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 Clearswift. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (18.18%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) IPv4
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Messaging Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Statistics
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 3 (27.27%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
2 3 (27.27%) OVSD
2 3 (27.27%) HP SIM
2 3 (27.27%) OpenView
2 3 (27.27%) DameWare
3 2 (18.18%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 5 (45.45%) Altiris
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Nokia
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) MobileIron
4 1 (9.09%) Websense