The table below looks at the statistics for Optimost 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 Optimost over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy Optimost
Rank 251 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Optimost 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
794 660 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.01% 7.74% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 314 375
Average daily rate £425 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 17
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Optimost
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Optimost Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Optimost
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Optimost 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 Optimost.

1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) WebTrends
1 6 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Omniture
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing Management
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Coremetrics
3 2 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Optimost
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Optimost 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 Optimost. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) WebTrends
1 6 (100.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Web Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing Management
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) Omniture
1 6 (100.00%) Google
2 4 (66.67%) Coremetrics