The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hitwise 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 Hitwise over the 3 months to 3 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Experian Hitwise.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hitwise
Rank 423 415 428
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Hitwise 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.009% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
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
10122 11028 11633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.74% 45.50% 46.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6689 6969 7477
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 234 268
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.14 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.90 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Hitwise
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Hitwise Jobs Demand Trend in London

Hitwise
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Hitwise Daily Rate Trend in London

Hitwise
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Hitwise 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 Hitwise.

1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) WebTrends
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Hitwise 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 Hitwise. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Analytics
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SEO Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Executive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Google