The table below looks at the statistics for DameWare 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 DameWare over the 3 months to 30 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DameWare Development
Rank 415 416 391
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs citing DameWare 4 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.012% 0.046%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 0.18% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£145 - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate - £125 £133
% change year-on-year
- -6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -12.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £15.77 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £15.77 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 - £17.75
DameWare
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1967 1703 1503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.01% 6.82% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1367 1188 959
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 32 44
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.30% -19.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.50 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.72 £48.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.48% +18.97%

DameWare
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DameWare Jobs Demand Trend in London

DameWare
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DameWare Daily Rate Trend in London

DameWare
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DameWare Hourly Rate Trend in London

DameWare
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 DameWare within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 - -
DameWare
England

DameWare
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DameWare 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 DameWare.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) ITIL
4 12 (60.00%) HP
5 11 (55.00%) Citrix
5 11 (55.00%) VPN
6 9 (45.00%) Dell
6 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
6 9 (45.00%) Blackberry
6 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
7 8 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (40.00%) MS Office
8 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
9 6 (30.00%) VMware
9 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
9 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 5 (25.00%) Altiris
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Vista
10 5 (25.00%) Hedge funds
10 5 (25.00%) Reuters
10 5 (25.00%) Bloomberg
10 5 (25.00%) 3G
10 5 (25.00%) Lotus
10 5 (25.00%) SSL
10 5 (25.00%) HTTP

DameWare
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DameWare 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 DameWare. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) VPN
2 5 (25.00%) 3G
2 5 (25.00%) SSL
2 5 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) IPv4
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) Intranet
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (20.00%) Back Office
5 2 (10.00%) Law
5 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (5.00%) French Language
6 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 5 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (25.00%) Hedge funds
3 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (15.00%) Statistics
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) OVSD
1 3 (15.00%) OpenView
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) PureDisk
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) HP
2 11 (55.00%) Citrix
3 9 (45.00%) Dell
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Altiris
5 5 (25.00%) Reuters
5 5 (25.00%) Bloomberg
5 5 (25.00%) Lotus
6 4 (20.00%) Wyse
7 3 (15.00%) F5
7 3 (15.00%) Clearswift
7 3 (15.00%) Nokia
7 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) IBM
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) LANDesk