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 1 October 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 Red Gate Software.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RedGate
Rank 434 422 424
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing RedGate 5 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.10% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.25% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 3
Median daily rate £475 £380 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £650 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £282 £290
% change year-on-year
+17.22% -2.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RedGate
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
9640 9657 11175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.72% 41.65% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6374 6410 7274
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 197 251
Median hourly rate £17.98 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RedGate across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

RedGate Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Data Mart
5 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
6 2 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) Corporate Information Factory
6 2 (25.00%) MCTS
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Law
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) TDD

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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (37.50%) Data Mart
5 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) SSDT
6 1 (12.50%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) WiX
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Release Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Environment Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Corporate Information Factory
3 2 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau