The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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 TOWER Software.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TOWER Software
Rank 402 377 425
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +48
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.005% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.092% 0.010% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £430 - £349
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 - £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10818 9989 12150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.67% 46.20% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7040 6321 7349
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 248 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.40 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
TOWER Software
England

TOWER Software
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

TOWER Software Jobs Demand Trend in London

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

TOWER Software Daily Rate Trend in London

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOWER Software across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

TOWER Software Daily Rate Histogram in London

TOWER Software
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

TOWER Software Hourly Rate Trend in London

TOWER Software
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 TOWER Software within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 4 £508 - 2
TOWER Software
England

TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Backup Exec
2 5 (31.25%) Time Management
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
3 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (18.75%) Cognizant
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Publishing
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Sage 200
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
6 1 (6.25%) Nortel Meridian

TOWER Software
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) PBX
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) MPLS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
1 1 (6.25%) Nortel Meridian
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support
2 5 (31.25%) Support Technician
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support Technician
2 5 (31.25%) IT Technician
2 5 (31.25%) Desktop Technician
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) Handset
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
1 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Time Management
2 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) WFM
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cognizant
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos
4 1 (6.25%) Nortel
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) Sage
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.25%) F5
City of London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
CPS Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago