The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FatWire 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 FatWire over the 3 months to 27 February 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 the FatWire Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FatWire
Rank 383 364 350
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs citing FatWire 16 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 16
Average daily rate
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£550 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £341 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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
9544 9705 8961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.96% 44.66% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6261 6202 5712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 212 239
Average hourly rate £19.63 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

FatWire
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FatWire Jobs Demand Trend in London

FatWire
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FatWire Daily Rate Trend in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FatWire across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

FatWire Daily Rate Histogram in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

FatWire Hourly Rate Trend in London

FatWire
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 FatWire within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 +13 4 £625 +63.39% 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FatWire 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 FatWire.

1 27 (90.00%) Oracle
2 22 (73.33%) WebCenter
3 21 (70.00%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) CMS
5 15 (50.00%) Content Management
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
9 7 (23.33%) JSP
9 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
10 6 (20.00%) Workflow
10 6 (20.00%) Spring
10 6 (20.00%) JDBC
10 6 (20.00%) Adobe
10 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
10 6 (20.00%) Servlets
10 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (20.00%) Degree
10 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (20.00%) REST
10 6 (20.00%) User Experience
11 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 5 (16.67%) J2EE
11 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 5 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FatWire 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 FatWire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (56.67%) CMS
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (3.33%) Magnolia
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (3.33%) Liferay
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
5 1 (3.33%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) TeamSite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Hudson
3 1 (3.33%) ChangeMan
3 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Web Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Editor
7 1 (3.33%) Web Producer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Content Editor
7 1 (3.33%) Content Editor
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (3.33%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) WebCenter
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) JSP
4 6 (20.00%) Servlets
4 6 (20.00%) Spring
4 6 (20.00%) REST
4 6 (20.00%) JDBC
5 5 (16.67%) J2EE
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) Dojo
6 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Spring Security
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (3.33%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) SAML
8 1 (3.33%) JMX
8 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.33%) jQuery
8 1 (3.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) W3C
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Content Management
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 6 (20.00%) Workflow
4 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (10.00%) Identity Management
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) WCAG
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Adobe
3 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.33%) hybris
4 1 (3.33%) Demandware
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) ATG
4 1 (3.33%) Serena
4 1 (3.33%) Omniture
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