The table below looks at the statistics for AWD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AWD over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank - 265 251
Contract jobs citing AWD 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.31% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AWD
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
680 645 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.05% 6.48% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 393 408
Median daily rate £440 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £285 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 10
Median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% -65.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.83 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-14.27% -28.43%

AWD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing AWD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

AWD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

AWD
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

AWD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

AWD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

AWD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

AWD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AWD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for AWD.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries

AWD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle