The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ION Trading 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 ION Trading over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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 ION Trading.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 239 - 239
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% - 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% - 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-45.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4326 4156 4808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.13% 49.13% 48.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2159 2067 2057
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £230
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 237 298 335
Average hourly rate £16.14 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ION Trading Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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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 ION Trading within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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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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 - 1 - -
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Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) REXX
2 1 (33.33%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) REXX
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) BMC