The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 16 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Alterian.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alterian
Rank 239 236 250
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Alterian 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.046% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.093% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
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£340 £319 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £297 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4358 4304 4983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.01% 49.22% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2276 2186 2152
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 251 289
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alterian across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Alterian
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Alterian Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Alterian
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Alterian across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Alterian Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Alterian
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alterian within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 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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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
Oxfordshire -8 2 £296 -7.05% 2
West Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Alterian
England

Alterian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Alterian 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 Alterian.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 5 (50.00%) SAS
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Direct Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (40.00%) SPSS
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JSP
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) FastStats
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
5 2 (20.00%) E-business
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS

Alterian
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Alterian 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 Alterian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SPSS
2 3 (30.00%) FastStats
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Marketing Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SPSS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JSP
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Direct Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) E-business
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) DSDM
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) V-Model
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Unica
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