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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thunderhead over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 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.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thunderhead
Rank 436 429 421
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Thunderhead 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.010% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £338 £475 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £475 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
9875 10191 10869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.65% 43.55% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6598 6710 6781
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 229 242
Median hourly rate £17.10 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.10 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Thunderhead
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Thunderhead as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Thunderhead across the London region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Thunderhead Daily Rate Histogram in London

Thunderhead
Top 21 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Thunderhead 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 Thunderhead.

1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (60.00%) Sonata
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (20.00%) Caplin
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing

Thunderhead
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 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Sonata
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) UAT Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Documentation Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Product Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Reports Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Caplin
1 1 (20.00%) Wall Street Systems