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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TOWER Software
Rank 395 422 413
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 14 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.017% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£700 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £393
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
11067 11686 11841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.58% 46.37% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6964 7523 7164
Average daily rate £425 £425 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 265 345
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.01 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 - 1 £690 -
Bromley - - - -
TOWER Software
England

TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (57.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (53.85%) Project Management
3 12 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) Information Assurance
6 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
6 9 (34.62%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (34.62%) Change Control
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
9 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
9 5 (19.23%) MS Office
9 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 4 (15.38%) Software Deployment
11 3 (11.54%) Dependency Management
11 3 (11.54%) Product Management
11 3 (11.54%) Service Management
11 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
11 3 (11.54%) Scrum
11 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
11 3 (11.54%) Cognizant
11 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
12 2 (7.69%) Cisco
12 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
12 2 (7.69%) ITIL
12 2 (7.69%) DSDM
12 2 (7.69%) Java
12 2 (7.69%) Oracle

TOWER Software
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
1 1 (3.85%) SMTP
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Senior Manager
1 11 (42.31%) Project Manager
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Programme Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Creative Designer
6 1 (3.85%) CLAS Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) RMADS
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) CESG
3 1 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.85%) Neural Network
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (53.85%) Project Management
3 12 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) Information Assurance
6 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
6 9 (34.62%) Change Control
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
9 4 (15.38%) Software Deployment
10 3 (11.54%) Dependency Management
10 3 (11.54%) Product Management
10 3 (11.54%) Service Management
10 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
10 3 (11.54%) Scrum
10 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
11 2 (7.69%) ITIL
11 2 (7.69%) DSDM
11 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
12 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) MCTS
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Cognizant
1 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Proofpoint
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) Remedy