The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedGate 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 RedGate over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RedGate
England / London
Rank 387 399 392
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing RedGate 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.029% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.071% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £368 £475
% change year-on-year
-24.48% -22.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8385 8444 9333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.31% 41.14% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5591 5503 6230
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 201
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £27.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

RedGate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RedGate Jobs Demand Trend in London

RedGate
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RedGate Daily Rate Trend in London

RedGate
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RedGate Hourly Rate Trend in London

RedGate
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RedGate within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Greenford - 7 £413 -
RedGate
England

RedGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RedGate 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 RedGate.

1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) IIS
4 8 (53.33%) DevOps
5 7 (46.67%) Dapper ORM
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
5 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
5 7 (46.67%) ADO
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) Web Services
5 7 (46.67%) VB
5 7 (46.67%) NUnit
5 7 (46.67%) Subversion
5 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
5 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
5 7 (46.67%) WFM
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Clustering
8 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio

RedGate
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 (53.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
1 1 (6.67%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) OLAP
6 2 (13.33%) OLTP
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) WhereScape RED
7 1 (6.67%) Data Mart
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) NUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) DBA
1 9 (60.00%) SQL DBA
2 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Release Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Environment Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
2 7 (46.67%) ADO
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) Dapper ORM
2 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
2 7 (46.67%) WFM
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (6.67%) Kanban
4 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
2 2 (13.33%) Greenplum
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle