The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Foundry 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 Foundry over the 3 months to 2 July 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 Foundry Networks.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foundry
Rank 405 408 409
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Foundry 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.004% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.010% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10276 10356 10605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.65% 44.56% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6788 6624 6652
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 210 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

Foundry
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Foundry Jobs Demand Trend in London

Foundry
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Foundry Daily Rate Trend in London

Foundry
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Foundry Hourly Rate Trend in London

Foundry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Foundry 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 Foundry.

1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Arduino
2 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API

Foundry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Foundry 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 Foundry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Arduino
1 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade