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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FrontRange
Rank 412 425 424
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing FrontRange 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.026% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£240 £440 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +35.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 - £200
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
11079 11592 11968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.00% 46.25% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7148 7536 7273
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 £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 257 333
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FrontRange across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

FrontRange Daily Rate Histogram in London

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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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) assyst
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management

FrontRange
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) assyst
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy