The first table below looks at the demand for ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 235 235 246
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.012% 0.030%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.27% 0.16% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +21.42%
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
710 608 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.71% 7.17% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 282 423
Average daily rate £413 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £62.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -21.73%
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England

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ResourceLink Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ResourceLink across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ResourceLink Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ResourceLink
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ResourceLink Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ResourceLink
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 ResourceLink within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
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England

ResourceLink
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) Software AG
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) webMethods
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Payroll Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) Software AG
2 1 (9.09%) webMethods
2 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
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