The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information 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 over the 3 months to 28 January 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 357 374 343
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -31
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 29 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.33% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 17
Average daily rate
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£415 £397 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% +5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £266 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £520 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £265 £395
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -32.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.18 - £20.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.24 - £20.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 - £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Freedom of Information
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7305 8191 7426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.32% 37.47% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5142 5616 5213
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 160 188
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £13.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in London

Freedom of Information
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 across the London region.

Freedom of Information Daily Rate Trend in London

Freedom of Information
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Freedom of Information Daily Rate Histogram in London

Freedom of Information
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 across the London region.

Freedom of Information Hourly Rate Trend in London

Freedom of Information
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Freedom of Information Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Freedom of Information
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 Freedom of Information within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 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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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 +16 7 £415 +17.39% 2
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Freedom of Information 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.

1 34 (69.39%) Data Protection
2 29 (59.18%) Freedom of Information Act
3 27 (55.10%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
5 12 (24.49%) Finance
5 12 (24.49%) Degree
6 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
6 11 (22.45%) Legal
6 11 (22.45%) PCI DSS
6 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
7 9 (18.37%) Information Assurance
7 9 (18.37%) Information Security
7 9 (18.37%) ISMS
8 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
8 8 (16.33%) NHS
8 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
8 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
9 7 (14.29%) ITIL
9 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.29%) Local Government
10 6 (12.24%) CESG
10 6 (12.24%) CESG CLAS
10 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
10 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
10 6 (12.24%) SQL
10 6 (12.24%) Postgraduate
10 6 (12.24%) Project Management

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Freedom of Information 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.04%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) BGP
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) OSPF
1 1 (2.04%) NetScreen
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.04%) IPsec
1 1 (2.04%) ADSL
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.04%) VPN
1 1 (2.04%) SSL
1 1 (2.04%) LDAP
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) Star Schema
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) MS Access
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 11 (22.45%) Legal
3 7 (14.29%) Local Government
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 5 (10.20%) Information Specialist
2 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance Specialist
2 5 (10.20%) Compliance Specialist
2 5 (10.20%) Architect
2 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.16%) Security Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Information Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Developer
3 4 (8.16%) Security Advisor
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) ETL Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Information Manager
4 2 (4.08%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (59.18%) Freedom of Information Act
2 27 (55.10%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
4 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (16.33%) NHS
6 6 (12.24%) CESG
6 6 (12.24%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
7 3 (6.12%) RMADS
7 3 (6.12%) Statistics
8 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.04%) User Experience
8 1 (2.04%) GIS
8 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Data Protection
2 9 (18.37%) Information Assurance
2 9 (18.37%) Information Security
2 9 (18.37%) ISMS
3 8 (16.33%) Risk Management
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
6 5 (10.20%) Information Governance
6 5 (10.20%) Service Management
6 5 (10.20%) PRINCE
6 5 (10.20%) Information Management
7 4 (8.16%) Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VBA
3 1 (2.04%) R
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) Postgraduate
5 5 (10.20%) ISEB
6 4 (8.16%) CISSP
7 3 (6.12%) ISACA
7 3 (6.12%) CISM
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (6.12%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (4.08%) MBCS
8 2 (4.08%) CIPD
8 2 (4.08%) CITP
9 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) vCloud
1 1 (2.04%) vSphere
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.08%) Adobe
3 2 (4.08%) Sophos
4 1 (2.04%) F5
4 1 (2.04%) Aruba
4 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.04%) Juniper
4 1 (2.04%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.04%) Websense
4 1 (2.04%) 3Com
4 1 (2.04%) FatWire
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Dell
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Siebel
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) Northgate
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