The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 393 - 381
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IDOL 15 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% - 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% - 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
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£425 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £590
UK excluding London average daily rate - £348 £1,000
% change year-on-year
- -65.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
IDOL
England

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5130 5090 4701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.02% 22.45% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3597 3618 3224
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 25 56
Average hourly rate £28.66 £27.50 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.20% +18.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £15.70 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £125.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IDOL across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in London

IDOL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IDOL Daily Rate Trend in London

IDOL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IDOL across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

IDOL Daily Rate Histogram in London

IDOL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IDOL Hourly Rate Trend in London

IDOL
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 IDOL within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 5 £415 - 1
IDOL
England

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 13 (76.47%) HP
2 12 (70.59%) Legal
3 8 (47.06%) E-Discovery
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (29.41%) WorkSite
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
8 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.76%) Law
8 2 (11.76%) Workflow
8 2 (11.76%) Novell
8 2 (11.76%) LDAP
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) WorkSite
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.76%) CouchDB
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) HBase
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (70.59%) Legal
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Law
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Statistics
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) E-Discovery
2 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Information Management
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Lua
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) MCSD
3 1 (5.88%) MCDBA
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Novell
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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