The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of QAD 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 QAD over the 3 months to 30 April 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 QAD, Inc.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
QAD
Rank - - 435
Contract jobs citing QAD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QAD
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
9460 9947 10299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.10% 44.35% 44.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6407 6428 6720
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 227 207
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £42.00 £33.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

QAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

QAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

QAD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

QAD Daily Rate Trend in London

QAD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing QAD 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 QAD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) FactSet
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

QAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing QAD 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 QAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) FactSet
1 1 (100.00%) Reuters