The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of PlateSpin products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PlateSpin over the 3 months to 29 September 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 PlateSpin Ltd.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PlateSpin
Rank - 429 -
Contract jobs citing PlateSpin 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.043% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £413 £483
% change year-on-year
+2.42% -14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
9739 9816 11195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.67% 41.96% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6433 6503 7265
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 203 246
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.23 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

PlateSpin
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing PlateSpin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

PlateSpin Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PlateSpin Daily Rate Trend in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PlateSpin Hourly Rate Trend in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PlateSpin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for PlateSpin.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration Lead
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Novell