The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy WorkSite
Rank 381 381 390
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing WorkSite 27 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.076%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.61% 0.76% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 7
Average daily rate
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£190 £200 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £196 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £525 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £123
% change year-on-year
- +287.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4418 4353 4629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.83% 17.93% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2889 2771 3012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 137 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.80 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WorkSite
England

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 1 August 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 1 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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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 +16 6 £165 -17.50% 3
WorkSite
England

WorkSite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 35 (77.78%) Legal
2 34 (75.56%) Law
3 29 (64.44%) MS Office
4 23 (51.11%) Windows
5 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
6 18 (40.00%) Document Management
7 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
8 15 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
10 8 (17.78%) Citrix
10 8 (17.78%) ITIL
11 7 (15.56%) Interwoven
11 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
11 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.33%) MOS
12 6 (13.33%) E-Learning
13 5 (11.11%) Finance
13 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (11.11%) CRM
13 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
13 5 (11.11%) HTML
14 4 (8.89%) .NET
14 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
14 4 (8.89%) Adobe
14 4 (8.89%) Intranet
14 4 (8.89%) Lync
14 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
14 4 (8.89%) Adobe Captivate
14 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
14 4 (8.89%) Banking

WorkSite
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) Lync
3 1 (2.22%) FileNet
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 29 (64.44%) MS Office
2 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.89%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Extranet
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) IDOL
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 1 (2.22%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (77.78%) Legal
2 34 (75.56%) Law
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 4 (8.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Support Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Trainer
4 6 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) IT Trainer
4 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
5 5 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Legal Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Training Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) WinForms
4 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.22%) WCF
4 1 (2.22%) WPF
4 1 (2.22%) WF
4 1 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.33%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Document Management
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) CRM
4 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
6 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.44%) Content Management
7 1 (2.22%) Data Management
7 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) System Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) Security Management
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VB
2 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) MOS
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) MCP
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Citrix
3 7 (15.56%) Interwoven
4 4 (8.89%) Adobe
5 3 (6.67%) Open Text
5 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.22%) Meridio
6 1 (2.22%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) Hummingbird
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya
6 1 (2.22%) Nokia
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) HP
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