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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mantas
Rank 386 - 385
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mantas 17 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% - 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% - 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
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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 - - -
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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
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

Mantas Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mantas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 13 (72.22%) Actimize
4 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
6 8 (44.44%) Data Analysis
6 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
7 7 (38.89%) Analytics
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Project Management
8 6 (33.33%) Norkom
9 4 (22.22%) Derivative
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Equities
9 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
10 3 (16.67%) Cognos
10 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (16.67%) C
10 3 (16.67%) Change Management
10 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (16.67%) Data Management
10 3 (16.67%) QA
10 3 (16.67%) Spotfire
10 3 (16.67%) QlikView
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (16.67%) SWIFT
10 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation

Mantas
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 3 (16.67%) Spotfire
2 3 (16.67%) QlikView
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 16 (88.89%) Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 2 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Equities
2 4 (22.22%) Derivative
3 3 (16.67%) SWIFT
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation
7 2 (11.11%) People Management
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) IIBA
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Actimize
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) Norkom
4 3 (16.67%) Cognos