The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FrontRange 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 FrontRange over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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 FrontRange Solutions.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FrontRange
Rank 407 420 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing FrontRange 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.016% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.036% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£354 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
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England

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
10261 11129 9889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 45.89% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7014 7313 6197
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 230 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £31.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

FrontRange
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FrontRange Jobs Demand Trend in London

FrontRange
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FrontRange Daily Rate Trend in London

FrontRange
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

FrontRange Hourly Rate Trend in London

FrontRange
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 FrontRange within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 - - - -
FrontRange
England

FrontRange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FrontRange 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 FrontRange.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) assyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CMS

FrontRange
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FrontRange 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 FrontRange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) assyst
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) CA