The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mantas 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 Mantas over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Mantas, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mantas
Rank 392 - 366
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mantas 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% - 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% - 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
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£575 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mantas
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
9544 9705 8961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.96% 44.66% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6261 6202 5712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 212 239
Average hourly rate £19.63 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Mantas
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mantas Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mantas
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mantas Daily Rate Trend in London

Mantas
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mantas across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Mantas Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mantas
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 Mantas within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £525 -
Mantas
England

Mantas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mantas 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 Mantas.

1 19 (90.48%) Banking
2 16 (76.19%) Actimize
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
3 11 (52.38%) Data Analysis
3 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle
5 9 (42.86%) Investment Banking
5 9 (42.86%) Analytics
6 7 (33.33%) Norkom
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
7 6 (28.57%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (19.05%) Cognos
9 4 (19.05%) C
9 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) Derivative
9 4 (19.05%) Spotfire
9 4 (19.05%) QlikView
9 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Data Management
9 4 (19.05%) Equities
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) SWIFT
9 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
10 3 (14.29%) QA
10 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) Data Mapping

Mantas
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Mantas 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 Mantas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (19.05%) Spotfire
3 4 (19.05%) QlikView
4 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
General
1 19 (90.48%) Banking
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Front Office
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.76%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
2 14 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mining Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Equities
2 4 (19.05%) Derivative
2 4 (19.05%) SWIFT
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Data Analysis
1 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
5 3 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) ETL
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) IIBA
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Actimize
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Norkom
4 4 (19.05%) Cognos