The table below looks at the statistics for SilkPerformer 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 SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank 423 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SilkPerformer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.058% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3451 3461 3122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.70% 14.72% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2463 2508 2237
Average daily rate £438 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 15
Average hourly rate £27.78 £45.00 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.26% +7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £31.25 £37.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.50 £95.25 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

SilkPerformer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SilkPerformer Jobs Demand Trend in London

SilkPerformer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SilkPerformer Daily Rate Trend in London

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SilkPerformer 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 SilkPerformer.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Borland
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Delphi
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SilkPerformer 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 SilkPerformer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Delphi Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Delphi Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Delphi
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Borland
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Micro Focus