The first table below looks at the demand for CORE IMPACT skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CORE IMPACT over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Core Security Technologies CORE IMPACT
Rank 399 403 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing CORE IMPACT 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.004% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.065% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1785 1527 1725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.69% 6.30% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 995 1000
Average daily rate £420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £298 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 40 42
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £41.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
CORE IMPACT
England

CORE IMPACT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CORE IMPACT Jobs Demand Trend in London

CORE IMPACT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CORE IMPACT Daily Rate Trend in London

CORE IMPACT
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CORE IMPACT across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

CORE IMPACT Daily Rate Histogram in London

CORE IMPACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CORE IMPACT 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 CORE IMPACT.

1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing

CORE IMPACT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CORE IMPACT 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 CORE IMPACT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft