The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of StatPro products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited StatPro over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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 StatPro Group Plc.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
StatPro
Rank 418 416 401
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing StatPro 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.009% 0.026% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
StatPro
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
10923 11352 11082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.45% 45.48% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7357 7483 6919
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 224 284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

StatPro
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

StatPro Jobs Demand Trend in London

StatPro
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

StatPro Daily Rate Trend in London

StatPro
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

StatPro Hourly Rate Trend in London

StatPro
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StatPro within the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 1 £625 - 1
StatPro
England

StatPro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing StatPro 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 StatPro.

1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (60.00%) FactSet
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) BI-SAM
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) CFA
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) SunGard

StatPro
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing StatPro 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 StatPro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Database Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) FactSet
2 2 (40.00%) BI-SAM
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) SunGard
3 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (20.00%) thinkFolio