The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Gate 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 Red Gate over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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 Red Gate Software.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Gate
Rank 390 402 398
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Gate 12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.030% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £310 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.12% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £278 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £442 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £470 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.43% +56.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-57.81% -
Red Gate
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
9766 10042 9933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 44.07% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6422 6551 6241
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 209 293
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Red Gate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Red Gate Jobs Demand Trend in London

Red Gate
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Red Gate Daily Rate Trend in London

Red Gate
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Red Gate Hourly Rate Trend in London

Red Gate
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 Red Gate within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 2 £403 -15.26% 1
Red Gate
England

Red Gate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Red Gate 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 Red Gate.

1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (50.00%) Greenplum
3 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Tableau
4 10 (45.45%) WhereScape RED
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
6 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
6 6 (27.27%) Middleware
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (22.73%) ETL
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 4 (18.18%) Replication
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Migration
8 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
9 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning

Red Gate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Red Gate 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 Red Gate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) WhereScape RED
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
6 3 (13.64%) DTS
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.55%) Big Data
8 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.55%) HBase
8 1 (4.55%) Impala
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) MSTest
4 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
1 10 (45.45%) DBA
2 8 (36.36%) SQL DBA
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Build Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Development DBA
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (4.55%) Ninject
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
3 1 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Tandem
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
1 11 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning
5 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) ATDD
7 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Scala
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 11 (50.00%) Greenplum
1 11 (50.00%) Tableau
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
3 3 (13.64%) Perforce
3 3 (13.64%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.55%) Actian
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