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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 232 233 238
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing IDOL 13 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.14% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 0.67% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-26.47% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1734 1779 1781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.69% 20.05% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 956 866
Average daily rate £350 £368 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 51
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.90 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 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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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 13 £313 -26.47% 4
Hampshire - - - -
IDOL
England

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (86.21%) Meridio
2 24 (82.76%) SharePoint Server
3 23 (79.31%) Security Cleared
4 21 (72.41%) SQL
5 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared
6 17 (58.62%) SharePoint
7 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
8 15 (51.72%) Windows
9 13 (44.83%) .NET
9 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (41.38%) Workflow
10 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
10 12 (41.38%) C#
10 12 (41.38%) XML
10 12 (41.38%) MS Office
10 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
10 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
10 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (41.38%) Web Development
11 11 (37.93%) Document Management
11 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
11 11 (37.93%) Web Services
11 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
12 10 (34.48%) SLA
13 9 (31.03%) DTS
13 9 (31.03%) LDAP
13 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
13 9 (31.03%) OLAP
13 9 (31.03%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 4 (13.79%) Google

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (82.76%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (58.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Lync
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) SMTP
2 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (31.03%) DTS
2 9 (31.03%) OLAP
3 1 (3.45%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) SharePoint Developer
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Designer
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Search Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) XML
2 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
3 11 (37.93%) Web Services
4 9 (31.03%) Windows SharePoint Services
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Workflow
1 12 (41.38%) Web Development
2 11 (37.93%) Document Management
3 4 (13.79%) Information Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.45%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Lua
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Security Cleared
2 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Meridio
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) CA
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