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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RedDot over the 3 months to 25 July 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 RedDot Solutions.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RedDot
Rank - 423 407
Contract jobs citing RedDot 0 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.038% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.088% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 13
Median daily rate - £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RedDot
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
9211 10284 10291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.59% 43.57% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6254 6812 6471
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 259 220
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

RedDot
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RedDot
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RedDot 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 RedDot.

1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 9 (75.00%) Content Management
4 8 (66.67%) WordPress
4 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) CSS3
4 8 (66.67%) Migration
4 8 (66.67%) CMS
4 8 (66.67%) LAMP
4 8 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) MySQL
4 8 (66.67%) PHP
4 8 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 8 (66.67%) OO PHP
4 8 (66.67%) DevOps
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (58.33%) Ruby
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) Open Source
7 4 (33.33%) Zend
7 4 (33.33%) Zend Framework
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (33.33%) GitHub
8 3 (25.00%) Front End Development

RedDot
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 8 (66.67%) CMS
1 8 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
3 1 (8.33%) CoreMedia CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Documentum
3 1 (8.33%) Magnolia
3 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) CSS3
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
3 8 (66.67%) LAMP
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) Zend Framework
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (16.67%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Content Management
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Migration
3 8 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 8 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) E-business
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
3 7 (58.33%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) FatWire
2 1 (8.33%) Interwoven
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Percussion
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (8.33%) Vignette