The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
England / London
Rank 393 415 397
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 4 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.023% 0.089%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.26% 0.29% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Median daily rate £363 £444 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £351 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.83

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1568 1696 1999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.09% 7.91% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1060 1271
Median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 12
Median hourly rate £51.25 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.05 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.50 £100.00 £53.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +66.66%

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in London

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ResourceLink Daily Rate Trend in London

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ResourceLink across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

ResourceLink Daily Rate Histogram in London

ResourceLink
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ResourceLink Hourly Rate Trend in London

ResourceLink
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 ResourceLink within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
City of London - 1 £313 -
ResourceLink
England

ResourceLink
Top 23 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) NGA Human Resources
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) Northgate
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World

ResourceLink
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) NGA Human Resources
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Northgate
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle