The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Mercator Software, Inc.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercator
Rank - 262 247
Contract jobs citing Mercator 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.022% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £440
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mercator
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
4344 4473 4239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.76% 47.48% 47.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2543 2454 2097
Median daily rate £400 £391 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 232 232
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.03 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Mercator as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mercator
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mercator Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mercator
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mercator Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mercator
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mercator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Mercator.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Talend
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Development

Mercator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Disaster Recovery Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Development
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Talend