The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Thunderhead 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 Thunderhead over the 3 months to 5 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Thunderhead Limited.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thunderhead
Rank 389 368 358
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Contract jobs citing Thunderhead 1 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.10% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.011% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 7
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£600 £485 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -25.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Thunderhead
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
9371 9564 8896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.73% 44.33% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6130 6119 5714
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 211 228
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Thunderhead
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Thunderhead Jobs Demand Trend in London

Thunderhead
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Thunderhead Daily Rate Trend in London

Thunderhead
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 Thunderhead within the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromley - - - -
City of London - - - -
Thunderhead
England

Thunderhead
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Thunderhead 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 Thunderhead.

1 5 (50.00%) Document Management
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Derivative
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (10.00%) EMIR
5 1 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Documentum
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB

Thunderhead
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Thunderhead 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 Thunderhead. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) EMIR
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP