The first table below looks at the demand for DNA 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 DNA over the 3 months to 18 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
Rank 407 374 413
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +39
Contract jobs citing DNA 5 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.069% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.091% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 9
Average daily rate £210 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £344 £400
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
DNA
England

DNA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DNA Jobs Demand Trend in London

DNA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DNA Daily Rate Trend in London

DNA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNA across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

DNA Daily Rate Histogram in London

DNA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DNA Hourly Rate Trend in London

DNA
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 DNA within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 2 £210 -61.81%
DNA
England

DNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DNA 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 DNA.

1 12 (48.00%) Windows
1 12 (48.00%) Citrix
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) TDD
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) Migration
3 9 (36.00%) C#
3 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (32.00%) Banking
5 7 (28.00%) AppDNA
6 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (24.00%) Eikon
6 6 (24.00%) SCCM
6 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (24.00%) LANDesk
6 6 (24.00%) Back Office
6 6 (24.00%) Reuters
6 6 (24.00%) Bloomberg
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) C++
7 5 (20.00%) Java
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (20.00%) Front Office
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (20.00%) WPF
7 5 (20.00%) Application Packaging
7 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Test Automation

DNA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DNA 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 DNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (8.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) MSI
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Back Office
4 5 (20.00%) Front Office
5 4 (16.00%) Games
6 2 (8.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Front Office Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Design Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Design Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Coach
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) WPF
1 5 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) TDD
2 9 (36.00%) Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Information Management
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCITP
1 4 (16.00%) CCA
1 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (16.00%) CCEA
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) PMP
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (16.00%) XenApp
2 4 (16.00%) vSphere
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) IAG
3 3 (12.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) AppDNA
2 6 (24.00%) SCCM
3 3 (12.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Citrix
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) LANDesk
3 6 (24.00%) Reuters
3 6 (24.00%) Bloomberg
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) Altiris
5 4 (16.00%) AppSense
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) HP
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