The first table below looks at the demand for Cronacle 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 Cronacle over the 3 months to 24 April 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 System Software 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Redwood Software Cronacle
Rank - 376 -
Contract jobs citing Cronacle 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.023% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1884 1698 2063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.06% 7.85% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 1038 1211
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 150 162
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £32.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Cronacle
England

Cronacle
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cronacle Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cronacle
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cronacle Daily Rate Trend in London

Cronacle
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cronacle 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 Cronacle.

1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) LDAP
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) EMC
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Veritas
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 8 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (80.00%) Veritas File System
2 8 (80.00%) Regular Expression
2 8 (80.00%) Sybase
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Macro
3 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) FMCG
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data

Cronacle
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cronacle 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 Cronacle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LDAP
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
1 8 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (80.00%) Administrator
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 8 (80.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (80.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) SAS Macro
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (80.00%) Veritas File System
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Sybase
1 8 (80.00%) EMC
1 8 (80.00%) Veritas
1 8 (80.00%) Red Hat