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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DataSynapse
Rank 389 374 321
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -53
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 17 29 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.28% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 62
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£625 £575 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.12%
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
9941 10354 9890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.39% 44.35% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6430 6750 6234
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 206 260
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £33.69 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
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 28 April 2015. 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
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 +20 7 £625 -1.96%
Docklands, London +3 1 £650 +4.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
DataSynapse
England

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Banking
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle Coherence
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Middleware
5 10 (38.46%) XML
5 10 (38.46%) Sybase
5 10 (38.46%) Java
5 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) IBM
6 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 9 (34.62%) TIBCO
6 9 (34.62%) Rendezvous
7 8 (30.77%) VMware
7 8 (30.77%) Front Office
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) XSLT
7 8 (30.77%) Solaris
7 8 (30.77%) IIS
7 8 (30.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (30.77%) EMC
7 8 (30.77%) Intel
7 8 (30.77%) SAN
7 8 (30.77%) NetApp
7 8 (30.77%) LAN

DataSynapse
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 12 (46.15%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LAN
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
1 8 (30.77%) HTTP
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
1 8 (30.77%) iSCSI
1 8 (30.77%) NAS
1 8 (30.77%) FCoE
1 8 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (30.77%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 7 (26.92%) HBase
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) yacc
1 1 (3.85%) ANTLR
General
1 13 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Front Office
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Quantitative Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Middleware
2 10 (38.46%) XML
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) Rendezvous
4 8 (30.77%) XSLT
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) Ultra Messaging
6 5 (19.23%) WCF
7 3 (11.54%) WPF
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
9 1 (3.85%) Spring
9 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.85%) jQuery
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Credit Risk
2 5 (19.23%) Grid Computing
2 5 (19.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (15.38%) Derivative
4 3 (11.54%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.85%) Equities
5 1 (3.85%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (3.85%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 7 (26.92%) Benchmarking
3 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (23.08%) Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) OOD
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (3.85%) Parallel Processing
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.85%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 6 (23.08%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.85%) Scala
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
1 8 (30.77%) SRDF
1 8 (30.77%) NFS
1 8 (30.77%) Xen
1 8 (30.77%) KVM
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (11.54%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Sybase
3 9 (34.62%) TIBCO
3 9 (34.62%) IBM
4 8 (30.77%) EMC
4 8 (30.77%) Intel
4 8 (30.77%) NetApp
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Solace
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