The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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 IBM Coremetrics Web Analytics.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Coremetrics
Rank 243 240 226
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing Coremetrics 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.033% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.071% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
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£338 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -10.71%
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
4327 4253 4096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.81% 47.36% 50.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2353 2114 2028
Average daily rate £388 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 244 322
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Coremetrics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Coremetrics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Coremetrics
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Coremetrics Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Coremetrics
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Coremetrics across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Coremetrics Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Coremetrics
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 Coremetrics within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire - 4 £288 - 1
Hampshire +1 2 £388 -
Berkshire +1 1 £338 +8.00%
Coremetrics
England

Coremetrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics.

1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Google
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Content Management
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) B2B
3 4 (57.14%) B2C
3 4 (57.14%) SEO
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) DHTML
3 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) PayPal
3 4 (57.14%) Google Checkout
4 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel

Coremetrics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Google Checkout
2 3 (42.86%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) TestComplete
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) JSP
2 4 (57.14%) Struts
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) DHTML
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iSeries
2 2 (28.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) B2B
3 4 (57.14%) B2C
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) SEO
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Content Management
4 3 (42.86%) Release Management
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Logistics
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Google
2 4 (57.14%) PayPal
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Endeca
4 2 (28.57%) SAP