The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Nimsoft 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 Nimsoft over the 3 months to 23 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 Vendors 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Nimsoft.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nimsoft
Rank 396 - 418
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nimsoft 13 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% - 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% - 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £350 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-56.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10740 10062 12074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 45.77% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7009 6353 7323
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 260 296
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Nimsoft
England

Nimsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Nimsoft Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nimsoft
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Nimsoft Daily Rate Trend in London

Nimsoft
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nimsoft across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Nimsoft Daily Rate Histogram in London

Nimsoft
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Nimsoft Hourly Rate Trend in London

Nimsoft
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 Nimsoft within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 4 £350 -
Nimsoft
England

Nimsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Nimsoft 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 Nimsoft.

1 17 (65.38%) CA
2 15 (57.69%) HP
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) VB
4 13 (50.00%) ITIL
4 13 (50.00%) Middleware
4 13 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (42.31%) CMMI
5 11 (42.31%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (42.31%) TOGAF
5 11 (42.31%) MODAF
5 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (42.31%) Migration
5 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) VMware ESX
5 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) J2EE
6 10 (38.46%) SLA
7 8 (30.77%) IBM
7 8 (30.77%) Documentum
7 8 (30.77%) ClearQuest
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (30.77%) Network Security
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 6 (23.08%) Blackberry

Nimsoft
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Nimsoft 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 Nimsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) Documentum
2 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
2 6 (23.08%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Office Communications Server
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (23.08%) Lync
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Network Security
2 2 (7.69%) SSH
2 2 (7.69%) FTP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) ClearQuest
2 2 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Legal
3 4 (15.38%) Law
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Architect
1 13 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Technical Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Messaging Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Support
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Middleware
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (42.31%) J2EE
3 6 (23.08%) XMPP
4 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Solaris
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
1 13 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (42.31%) CMMI
2 11 (42.31%) Zachman Framework
2 11 (42.31%) TOGAF
2 11 (42.31%) MODAF
2 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (11.54%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
1 14 (53.85%) VB
2 6 (23.08%) LotusScript
2 6 (23.08%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) sed
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware ESX
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCOM
2 3 (11.54%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) CA
2 15 (57.69%) HP
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle
3 11 (42.31%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) IBM
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) Lotus
5 6 (23.08%) MobileIron
6 3 (11.54%) Opsware
6 3 (11.54%) BMC
7 2 (7.69%) Remedy
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow