The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GL TRADE 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 GL TRADE over the 3 months to 23 October 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 GL TRADE SA.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GL TRADE
Rank 414 416 404
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing GL TRADE 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.012% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.009% 0.026% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
11074 11322 11266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.83% 45.38% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7407 7469 6989
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £594 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 228 302
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.98 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

GL TRADE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GL TRADE Jobs Demand Trend in London

GL TRADE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GL TRADE Daily Rate Trend in London

GL TRADE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GL TRADE Hourly Rate Trend in London

GL TRADE
Top 4 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GL TRADE 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 GL TRADE.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

GL TRADE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing GL TRADE 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 GL TRADE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux