The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Computacenter 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 Computacenter over the 3 months to 21 November 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 Computacenter PLC.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computacenter
Rank 412 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computacenter 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£205 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £575 £300
% change year-on-year
-41.30% +91.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £20.63 £13.29
% change year-on-year
-18.93% +55.19%
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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
10527 11360 10423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.05% 45.47% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7204 7489 6508
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 240 284
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

Computacenter
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Computacenter Jobs Demand Trend in London

Computacenter
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Computacenter Daily Rate Trend in London

Computacenter
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Computacenter Hourly Rate Trend in London

Computacenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Computacenter 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 Computacenter.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Lotus
4 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Altiris
5 1 (10.00%) SSH
5 1 (10.00%) XMPP
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Apache
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel

Computacenter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Computacenter 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 Computacenter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Altiris
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco