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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TOWER Software
Rank 413 419 426
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 2 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.058% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.13% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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
10206 10898 11475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 45.52% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6721 6830 7368
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 233 261
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) McAfee
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX

TOWER Software
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Agresso
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (33.33%) Change Control
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) McAfee
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
1 3 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) JD Edwards
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft