The table below looks at the statistics for Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SDL Fredhopper
Rank - 412 -
Contract jobs citing Fredhopper 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.014% -
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Fredhopper
England

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
1608 2000 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.59% 9.43% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 1268 1211
Average daily rate £455 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £30.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £53.82 £75.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

Fredhopper
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Fredhopper Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fredhopper
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Fredhopper Daily Rate Trend in London

Fredhopper
Top 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper.

1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Endeca
2 2 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms

Fredhopper
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SDL Web 8
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Endeca