The table below looks at the statistics for K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
K2 blackpearl
Rank - 262 242
Contract jobs citing K2 blackpearl 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.010% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.059% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 -
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
K2 blackpearl
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1550 1688 1518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.10% 17.69% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 945 754
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 77 84
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.55 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

K2 blackpearl
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing K2 blackpearl across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl across the South East region.

K2 blackpearl Daily Rate Trend in the South East

K2 blackpearl
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Workflow
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Workflow Development
7 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) CSS3
8 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

K2 blackpearl
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing K2 blackpearl 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 K2 blackpearl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Workflow
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow Development
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) SQL