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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TOWER Software
Rank 389 422 380
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -42
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 20 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.018% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
Average daily rate
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£550 £275 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +57.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £420 -
% change year-on-year
-54.76% -
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
10261 11129 9889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 45.89% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7014 7313 6197
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 230 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £31.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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
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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 - 1 £475 -
TOWER Software
England

TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (40.00%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
4 12 (34.29%) Project Management
5 10 (28.57%) GAAP
5 10 (28.57%) Hyperion
5 10 (28.57%) SAP
5 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (25.71%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (25.71%) Data Protection
6 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.71%) Information Assurance
7 8 (22.86%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (20.00%) Change Control
9 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
9 5 (14.29%) ITIL
9 5 (14.29%) SLA
10 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.43%) DNS
10 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
10 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
10 4 (11.43%) McAfee
10 4 (11.43%) HP
10 4 (11.43%) Java
10 4 (11.43%) UNIX
10 4 (11.43%) Linux
10 4 (11.43%) DHCP
10 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
10 4 (11.43%) VMware

TOWER Software
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.43%) DNS
1 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
1 10 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 10 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
1 10 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Programme Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Service Improvement Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.57%) Statistics
4 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) UNIX
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
3 12 (34.29%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Data Protection
5 9 (25.71%) Information Assurance
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Project Management
7 7 (20.00%) Change Control
8 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (11.43%) Kernel Tuning
10 3 (8.57%) Dependency Management
10 3 (8.57%) Product Management
10 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
10 3 (8.57%) Validation
10 3 (8.57%) Scrum
10 3 (8.57%) Service Management
10 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
1 4 (11.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) GAAP
2 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Hyperion
1 10 (28.57%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.43%) McAfee
2 4 (11.43%) HP
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
2 4 (11.43%) Infoblox
3 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
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