The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills 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 IDOL over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 238 221 256
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +35
Contract jobs citing IDOL 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.11% 0.030%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.32% 0.53% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1585 1878 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.28% 21.56% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 1015 877
Average daily rate £360 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 41
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.34 £32.03 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +4.32%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IDOL across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IDOL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IDOL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IDOL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IDOL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IDOL
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 IDOL within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Berkshire +12 5 - - 5
Hampshire - - - -
IDOL
England

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 21 (87.50%) Meridio
2 20 (83.33%) SharePoint Server
2 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 17 (70.83%) SQL
4 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 12 (50.00%) .NET
7 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
7 11 (45.83%) C#
7 11 (45.83%) MS Office
7 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
7 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
7 11 (45.83%) Web Services
7 11 (45.83%) XML
7 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
7 11 (45.83%) Workflow
7 11 (45.83%) Web Development
7 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
7 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (41.67%) Document Management
8 10 (41.67%) SLA
9 8 (33.33%) DTS
9 8 (33.33%) LDAP
9 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 8 (33.33%) OLAP
9 8 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (83.33%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (33.33%) DTS
2 8 (33.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
1 11 (45.83%) SharePoint Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Web Architect
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
2 11 (45.83%) Web Services
2 11 (45.83%) XML
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
3 8 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Workflow
1 11 (45.83%) Web Development
2 10 (41.67%) Document Management
3 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (4.17%) Validation
4 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Meridio
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) HP
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