The first table below looks at the demand for LiteSpeed 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 LiteSpeed over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software NetVault LiteSpeed
Rank 411 - 422
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LiteSpeed 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 0.052% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £258 -
% change year-on-year
-2.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1931 1693 2060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.97% 7.83% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1033 1209
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £217 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 153 166
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
LiteSpeed
England

LiteSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LiteSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in London

LiteSpeed
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LiteSpeed Daily Rate Trend in London

LiteSpeed
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 LiteSpeed within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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LiteSpeed
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LiteSpeed 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 LiteSpeed.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Sophis
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Global One
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (66.67%) Control-M
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Wall Street Systems
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database

LiteSpeed
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LiteSpeed 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 LiteSpeed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (66.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Sophis
1 2 (66.67%) Wall Street Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sun