The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 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.

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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TOWER Software
Rank 418 402 409
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 6 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.044% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.058% 0.098% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
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£475 £550 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +26.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10425 10213 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.69% 44.57% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6528 6618
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 208 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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
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 3 July 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
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 -9 1 £525 -4.54% 1
TOWER Software
England

TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (30.77%) UNIX
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) HP
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
1 4 (30.77%) McAfee
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Infoblox
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
1 4 (30.77%) Kernel Tuning
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) UML

TOWER Software
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Agresso
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Author
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Kernel Tuning
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
1 4 (30.77%) McAfee
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
1 4 (30.77%) Infoblox
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards