The first table below looks at the demand for Metrica 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 Metrica over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ADC Metrica
Rank 249 236 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Metrica 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.012% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £190
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
666 661 873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.88% 7.90% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 342 433
Average daily rate £400 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Average hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% +49.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.70 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £27.45 £22.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Metrica
England

Metrica
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Metrica Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Metrica
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Metrica Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Metrica
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Metrica 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 Metrica.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Greenplum
1 2 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Velocent
2 1 (50.00%) Cerion
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) TELNET
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

Metrica
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Metrica 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 Metrica. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TELNET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (50.00%) OSS Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) OSS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) OSS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Greenplum
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Velocent
2 1 (50.00%) Cerion
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat