The table below looks at the statistics for S-PLUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Insightful S-PLUS
Rank - 392 362
Contract jobs citing S-PLUS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Applications category - 0.040% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2273 2515 2303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.76% 11.67% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1591 1482
Average daily rate £365 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 152 139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.20 £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing S-PLUS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

S-PLUS Jobs Demand Trend in London

S-PLUS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

S-PLUS Daily Rate Trend in London

S-PLUS
Top 5 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing S-PLUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited S-PLUS.

1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps

S-PLUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing S-PLUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited S-PLUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliMatch
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliMatch Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliMatch Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA