The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedDot 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 RedDot over the 3 months to 28 January 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 RedDot Solutions.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RedDot
Rank 376 387 369
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing RedDot 10 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.064% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.14% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £225 £101
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +123.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £194 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 - -
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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
9396 9881 8972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.43% 45.20% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6255 6389 5683
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 221 283
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

RedDot
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RedDot Jobs Demand Trend in London

RedDot
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RedDot Daily Rate Trend in London

RedDot
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RedDot across the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

RedDot Daily Rate Histogram 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 RedDot across the London region.

RedDot Hourly Rate Trend in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RedDot 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 RedDot.

1 22 (75.86%) CMS
1 22 (75.86%) Content Management
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) C#
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
4 12 (41.38%) Publishing
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
5 11 (37.93%) Open Text
6 9 (31.03%) CSS
6 9 (31.03%) HTML
6 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
7 8 (27.59%) Intranet
8 7 (24.14%) Project Management
8 7 (24.14%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) XHTML
8 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
9 6 (20.69%) Web Services
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) IIS
9 6 (20.69%) Umbraco
9 6 (20.69%) EPiServer
9 6 (20.69%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (20.69%) Sitecore
9 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
10 5 (17.24%) DNN
10 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
10 5 (17.24%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (17.24%) XSLT
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RedDot 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 RedDot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (75.86%) CMS
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.69%) IIS
3 6 (20.69%) Umbraco
3 6 (20.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (17.24%) DNN
5 4 (13.79%) Node.js
6 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (10.34%) Sitefinity
6 3 (10.34%) Kentico
6 3 (10.34%) LiveLink
6 3 (10.34%) Immediacy CMS
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management Server
7 2 (6.90%) Alfresco
7 2 (6.90%) WordPress
7 2 (6.90%) Drupal
7 2 (6.90%) SAP Portal
8 1 (3.45%) nginx
8 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP R/3
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) SAP EBP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Intranet
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
1 5 (17.24%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.45%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 12 (41.38%) Publishing
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
2 6 (20.69%) CMS Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Content Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Trainer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Trainer
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Web Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Web Content Manager
4 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Architect
5 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 9 (31.03%) HTML
4 7 (24.14%) XML
4 7 (24.14%) XHTML
5 6 (20.69%) Web Services
6 5 (17.24%) XSLT
7 4 (13.79%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) Ajax
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (10.34%) Ninject
8 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (10.34%) WCF
8 3 (10.34%) RSS
9 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP
9 2 (6.90%) JSP
9 2 (6.90%) jQuery
9 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) W3C
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) Streaming Music
3 2 (6.90%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Content Management
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (10.34%) SEO
7 3 (10.34%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (10.34%) OOP
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) VBScript
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) WAI
2 2 (6.90%) WCAG
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Open Text
2 6 (20.69%) EPiServer
2 6 (20.69%) Sitecore
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Alterian
4 3 (10.34%) Ektron
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
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