The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Meridio 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 Meridio 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 Meridio, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Meridio
Rank 228 199 237
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +38
Contract jobs citing Meridio 12 35 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.41% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.84% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £425 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +1.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
-26.47% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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England

Meridio
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Meridio Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Meridio
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Meridio Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Meridio
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Meridio Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Meridio
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 Meridio 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
Berkshire -23 12 £313 -26.47% 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
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England

Meridio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 24 (100.00%) IDOL
2 22 (91.67%) SharePoint Server
3 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 20 (83.33%) SQL
4 16 (66.67%) SharePoint
5 15 (62.50%) Windows
5 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
6 13 (54.17%) .NET
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
7 12 (50.00%) Workflow
7 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (50.00%) C#
7 12 (50.00%) MS Office
7 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (50.00%) Web Development
7 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (45.83%) Document Management
8 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
8 11 (45.83%) Web Services
8 11 (45.83%) XML
8 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
9 10 (41.67%) SLA
10 9 (37.50%) DTS
10 9 (37.50%) LDAP
10 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
10 9 (37.50%) OLAP
10 9 (37.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared

Meridio
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 Meridio 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 Meridio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (91.67%) SharePoint Server
2 16 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Office
2 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) IDOL
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (37.50%) DTS
3 9 (37.50%) OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
1 12 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (25.00%) 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%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
3 11 (45.83%) Web Services
3 11 (45.83%) XML
4 9 (37.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Workflow
1 12 (50.00%) Web Development
2 11 (45.83%) Document Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Google