The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse over the 3 months to 22 August 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 DataSynapse Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DataSynapse
Rank 394 347 331
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -16
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 15 77 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.66% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 66 78
Average daily rate
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£603 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.78% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataSynapse
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
11067 11686 11841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.58% 46.37% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6964 7523 7164
Average daily rate £425 £425 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 265 345
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.01 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DataSynapse Jobs Demand Trend in London

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DataSynapse Daily Rate Trend in London

DataSynapse
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataSynapse across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

DataSynapse Daily Rate Histogram in London

DataSynapse
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 DataSynapse within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 7 £625 +4.16%
DataSynapse
England

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse.

1 27 (69.23%) Derivative
2 23 (58.97%) C#
3 20 (51.28%) Banking
4 19 (48.72%) Oracle
5 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 18 (46.15%) Java
6 17 (43.59%) .NET
6 17 (43.59%) Windows
7 15 (38.46%) Investment Banking
8 14 (35.90%) Grid Computing
8 14 (35.90%) SQL
9 13 (33.33%) Front Office
9 13 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
9 13 (33.33%) Analytics
10 12 (30.77%) Fixed Income
11 11 (28.21%) Credit Derivative
11 11 (28.21%) Multithreading
11 11 (28.21%) Finance
11 11 (28.21%) XML
11 11 (28.21%) C++
12 10 (25.64%) Sybase
12 10 (25.64%) UNIX
12 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
13 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
13 9 (23.08%) HTML
13 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
13 9 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (23.08%) WCF
14 8 (20.51%) Credit Risk
14 8 (20.51%) TDD

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) GemFire
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 6 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 3 (7.69%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) NAS
2 3 (7.69%) FCoE
2 3 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (7.69%) Multicast
3 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
3 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.69%) HBase
7 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.56%) Big Data
8 1 (2.56%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
1 5 (12.82%) CruiseControl
2 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.26%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 20 (51.28%) Banking
2 15 (38.46%) Investment Banking
3 13 (33.33%) Front Office
4 11 (28.21%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Applications Support
3 7 (17.95%) C++ Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Tools Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) UI Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) UI Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) .NET
2 11 (28.21%) XML
3 9 (23.08%) HTML
3 9 (23.08%) WCF
4 6 (15.38%) Spring
4 6 (15.38%) WPF
4 6 (15.38%) HTML5
5 5 (12.82%) MSMQ
5 5 (12.82%) Middleware
5 5 (12.82%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.69%) STL
7 3 (7.69%) XSLT
7 3 (7.69%) Rendezvous
7 3 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.13%) LINQ
9 1 (2.56%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 27 (69.23%) Derivative
2 14 (35.90%) Grid Computing
3 12 (30.77%) Fixed Income
4 11 (28.21%) Credit Derivative
5 9 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (20.51%) Credit Risk
7 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
8 3 (7.69%) Market Risk
8 3 (7.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 2 (5.13%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 4 (10.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Analytics
2 11 (28.21%) Multithreading
3 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 8 (20.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.95%) Risk Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) OOD
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) BCP
7 3 (7.69%) Benchmarking
7 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.13%) Dependency Management
8 2 (5.13%) Monte Carlo Method
8 2 (5.13%) Greeks
8 2 (5.13%) SOA
9 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) Java
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) C++
5 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CFA
2 2 (5.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) NFS
1 3 (7.69%) SRDF
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
2 2 (5.13%) Platform Symphony
2 2 (5.13%) Xen
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Sybase
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) NetApp
4 3 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) EMC
4 3 (7.69%) Intel
4 3 (7.69%) 29West
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) CA
5 2 (5.13%) Reuters
5 2 (5.13%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.56%) Perforce
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago