The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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 Nimsoft.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nimsoft
Rank 405 400 391
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing Nimsoft 3 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.071% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.035% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 6
Average daily rate £525 £500 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +44.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 - £270
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Nimsoft
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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) CA
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (16.67%) Netcool
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium

Nimsoft
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Service Architect
3 2 (33.33%) IT Architect
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ELK Stack
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) AWK
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) sed
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Kibana
2 1 (16.67%) logstash
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Netcool
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCDPM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (16.67%) SCSM
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) New Relic
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds