The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Rank 389 391 395
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 22 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.095% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 6
Average daily rate
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£444 £422 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.21% +122.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £333 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £490 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £545 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+81.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7230 7925 8157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.62% 32.69% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4861 5471 5512
Average daily rate £450 £460 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 174 205
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.53 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Freedom of Information Act
England

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Act Jobs Demand Trend in London

Freedom of Information Act
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Act Daily Rate Trend in London

Freedom of Information Act
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Freedom of Information Act Daily Rate Histogram in London

Freedom of Information Act
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Act Hourly Rate Trend in London

Freedom of Information Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Freedom of Information Act 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 Freedom of Information Act.

1 50 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 49 (98.00%) Data Protection Act
2 49 (98.00%) Data Protection
3 27 (54.00%) ITIL
4 17 (34.00%) Degree
5 16 (32.00%) Project Management
6 15 (30.00%) Service Management
6 15 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 13 (26.00%) Management Information System
7 13 (26.00%) Risk Management
7 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
8 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (16.00%) Data Analysis
9 8 (16.00%) SLA
9 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
10 7 (14.00%) CESG
10 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.00%) Information Security
11 6 (12.00%) QA
11 6 (12.00%) Finance
11 6 (12.00%) PRINCE
11 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 5 (10.00%) PMI
12 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification
12 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (8.00%) Matrix Management
13 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification

Freedom of Information Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Freedom of Information Act 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 Freedom of Information Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DHCP
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (8.00%) Star Schema
1 4 (8.00%) Big Data
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Data Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Service Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Data Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Service Transition Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Data Protection Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Governance Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Project Planner
6 2 (4.00%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Junior
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) EJB
1 4 (8.00%) JSP
1 4 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 49 (98.00%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (26.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (14.00%) CESG
6 5 (10.00%) PMI
7 1 (2.00%) NHS
7 1 (2.00%) FMCG
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) UNIX
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) Data Protection
2 27 (54.00%) ITIL
3 16 (32.00%) Project Management
4 15 (30.00%) Service Management
4 15 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 13 (26.00%) Risk Management
6 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.00%) Information Security
9 6 (12.00%) PRINCE
10 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) ITSM
11 4 (8.00%) Matrix Management
11 4 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (8.00%) Inmon Methodology
11 4 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (6.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Java
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CISSP
6 1 (2.00%) CISA
6 1 (2.00%) CISM
6 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
2 6 (12.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.00%) XenApp
1 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.00%) Qualys
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