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 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 430 417 415
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.018% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.066% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £550 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
1526 1889 2102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.04% 8.53% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1025 1211 1349
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 6
Median hourly rate £24.25 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.72% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.40 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £40.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.06 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.93% -39.99%

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
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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Northgate
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) ADO
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Validation

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) HR Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) HR Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) HR Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Northgate