The table below looks at the statistics for WorkSite skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WorkSite over the 3 months to 19 September 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy WorkSite
Rank 395 400 381
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing WorkSite 25 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 0.74% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 11
Average daily rate
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£210 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £131 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £123
% change year-on-year
- +287.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
WorkSite
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4544 4589 4646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.55% 18.26% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 3035 2992
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 104 163
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £59.00 £42.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

WorkSite
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WorkSite across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WorkSite Jobs Demand Trend in London

WorkSite
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WorkSite across the London region.

WorkSite Daily Rate Trend in London

WorkSite
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WorkSite across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WorkSite Daily Rate Histogram in London

WorkSite
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WorkSite across the London region.

WorkSite Hourly Rate Trend in London

WorkSite
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 WorkSite within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 +21 9 £215 -49.41% 2
WorkSite
England

WorkSite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WorkSite 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 WorkSite.

1 42 (79.25%) Legal
2 41 (77.36%) Law
3 33 (62.26%) MS Office
4 30 (56.60%) Windows
5 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
6 23 (43.40%) Windows 7
7 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
8 16 (30.19%) Document Management
9 15 (28.30%) Citrix
10 14 (26.42%) Windows XP
11 13 (24.53%) Interwoven
11 13 (24.53%) MOS
12 11 (20.75%) Blackberry
13 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
14 9 (16.98%) Finance
15 8 (15.09%) E-Learning
15 8 (15.09%) ITIL
16 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (13.21%) SCCM
17 6 (11.32%) VPN
17 6 (11.32%) SLA
18 5 (9.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
19 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
19 4 (7.55%) Adobe Captivate
19 4 (7.55%) Lync
19 4 (7.55%) Banking
19 4 (7.55%) AppSense
19 4 (7.55%) Terminal Server

WorkSite
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WorkSite 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 WorkSite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (7.55%) Lync
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Documentum
3 1 (1.89%) FileNet
Applications
1 33 (62.26%) MS Office
2 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.55%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) VPN
2 3 (5.66%) Intranet
3 2 (3.77%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) 3G
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) AdminStudio
General
1 42 (79.25%) Legal
2 41 (77.36%) Law
3 9 (16.98%) Finance
4 4 (7.55%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Support Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Service Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Help Desk Analyst
5 9 (16.98%) Trainer
6 7 (13.21%) Desktop Support
6 7 (13.21%) Legal Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) IT Trainer
7 6 (11.32%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (9.43%) Team Leader
8 5 (9.43%) Desktop Team Leader
9 4 (7.55%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 3 (5.66%) Consultant
10 3 (5.66%) Administrator
10 3 (5.66%) Training Consultant
10 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Consultant
10 3 (5.66%) Legal IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Blackberry
2 8 (15.09%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.77%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 23 (43.40%) Windows 7
3 14 (26.42%) Windows XP
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Document Management
2 8 (15.09%) ITIL
3 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.55%) CRM
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.89%) Security Management
7 1 (1.89%) Workflow
7 1 (1.89%) Migration
7 1 (1.89%) Data Management
7 1 (1.89%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) Change Control
7 1 (1.89%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
1 1 (1.89%) C#
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
1 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
1 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
1 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) MOS
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) MCSA
2 1 (1.89%) MCP
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCTS
2 1 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) Citrix
3 13 (24.53%) Interwoven
4 4 (7.55%) AppSense
4 4 (7.55%) Adobe
5 3 (5.66%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.77%) Open Text
6 2 (3.77%) VMware
7 1 (1.89%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) Avaya
7 1 (1.89%) Nokia
7 1 (1.89%) Hummingbird
7 1 (1.89%) Meridio
7 1 (1.89%) LANDesk
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