The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Niku products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Niku over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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 the Niku Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Niku
Rank 141 138 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Niku 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.064% 0.094% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.22% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£420 £450 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £441 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +10.12%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1229 1370 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.54% 43.12% 43.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 820 581
Average daily rate £360 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 80 56
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.50 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Niku Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Niku Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Niku Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Niku within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Wiltshire +8 2 £420 -6.66%
Niku
England

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Niku 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 Niku.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Niku Workbench
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) People Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Niku 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 Niku. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) Niku Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft