The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apteco FastStats
England / London
Rank 398 410 396
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing FastStats 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.010% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.65% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £175 - £230
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1533 1581 2056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.88% 7.66% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 955 1311
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 10
Median hourly rate £5.00 £24.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.59% -42.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing FastStats as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in London

FastStats
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FastStats Daily Rate Trend in London

FastStats
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

FastStats Hourly Rate Trend in London

FastStats
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FastStats within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 3
FastStats
England

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FastStats also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for FastStats.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) E-business
3 5 (45.45%) Replication
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) QA
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Alterian
4 4 (36.36%) XSD
4 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
5 3 (27.27%) R
5 3 (27.27%) Customer Insight
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Responsys
1 1 (9.09%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) CRM Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) ETL Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
3 3 (27.27%) QA Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Data Insight Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Insight Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) CRM Executive
5 1 (9.09%) Data Strategist
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SSIS Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XSD
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
1 5 (45.45%) E-business
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Customer Insight
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Email Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Alterian
3 1 (9.09%) Alteryx
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau
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