The table below looks at the statistics for K2 blackpearl skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
K2 blackpearl
Rank - 442 434
Contract jobs citing K2 blackpearl 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.093% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £525 £425
% change year-on-year
-21.19% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
K2 blackpearl
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4576 4279 4364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.05% 18.37% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3175 2945 2930
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 41 101
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

K2 blackpearl
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing K2 blackpearl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

K2 blackpearl Jobs Demand Trend in London

K2 blackpearl
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the London region.

K2 blackpearl Daily Rate Trend in London

K2 blackpearl
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing K2 blackpearl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for K2 blackpearl.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Skype

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk