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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Gate
Rank 403 422 432
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Gate 25 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.036% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 1
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£375 £303 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.96% +21.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £313
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +35.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
10324 11079 11483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.86% 45.53% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6809 6966 7371
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 236 261
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.05 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Gate across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Red Gate Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 9 £485 -1.02%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £335 -
Red Gate
England

Red Gate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (94.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (81.08%) SQL
3 27 (72.97%) T-SQL
4 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (54.05%) Visual Studio
6 17 (45.95%) Data Modelling
7 16 (43.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (40.54%) Subversion
9 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (37.84%) Credit Risk
10 13 (35.14%) C#
11 12 (32.43%) Perforce
11 12 (32.43%) Scrum
11 12 (32.43%) Banking
11 12 (32.43%) Investment Banking
11 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (29.73%) Finance
13 10 (27.03%) Pair Programming
14 9 (24.32%) Migration
14 9 (24.32%) HTML
14 9 (24.32%) ETL
14 9 (24.32%) TeamCity
14 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
14 9 (24.32%) Degree
15 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
15 8 (21.62%) Replication
15 8 (21.62%) Cloudera
16 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning

Red Gate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (16.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) CMS
3 3 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (94.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (43.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (18.92%) Big Data
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (16.22%) HBase
8 6 (16.22%) Impala
9 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
9 3 (8.11%) WhereScape RED
9 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
9 3 (8.11%) MySQL
9 3 (8.11%) DTS
10 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.41%) RavenDB
11 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Visual Studio
2 15 (40.54%) Subversion
3 9 (24.32%) TeamCity
4 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (16.22%) SonarQube
6 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (2.70%) tSQLt
8 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (32.43%) Banking
1 12 (32.43%) Investment Banking
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Law
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) SQL Developer
3 12 (32.43%) DBA
4 11 (29.73%) SQL DBA
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Development DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Build Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Report Manager
8 1 (2.70%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) HTML5
3 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) Middleware
4 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) CSS3
5 1 (2.70%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (2.70%) MDX
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Credit Risk
2 8 (21.62%) Replication
3 5 (13.51%) Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.41%) Equities
5 2 (5.41%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (5.41%) Derivative
6 1 (2.70%) Statistics
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Data Modelling
3 12 (32.43%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) Pair Programming
5 9 (24.32%) ETL
5 9 (24.32%) Migration
6 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
6 7 (18.92%) SDLC
7 6 (16.22%) BDD
8 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.81%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Database Tuning
9 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) SQL
2 27 (72.97%) T-SQL
3 13 (35.14%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) Scala
5 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) HDFS
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Perforce
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Cloudera
3 6 (16.22%) Actian
4 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) Greenplum
4 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
4 3 (8.11%) Tableau
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Dell
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.70%) Informatica
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