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 12 February 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 TOWER Software.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TOWER Software
Rank 404 399 399
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 4 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.075% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.17% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Average daily rate £513 £550 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £100 £400
% change year-on-year
- -75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
TOWER Software
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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +35 1 £475 -
TOWER Software
England

TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF

TOWER Software
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) CICS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 1 (14.29%) PKI
4 1 (14.29%) Reinsurance
4 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) BMC
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Guidewire
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
1 1 (14.29%) VMware