The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alias products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alias over the 3 months to 19 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Alias Systems Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alias
Rank 611 585 596
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Contract jobs citing Alias 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.004% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate
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- £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26411 24620 26895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.85% 46.66% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14970 13786 13658
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1179 1110 1356
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Alias
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alias within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Alias Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Alias
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Alias within the UK.

Alias Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Alias
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Alias within the UK.

Alias Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Alias
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Alias 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 Alias.

1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
1 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) Game Development
2 3 (50.00%) Xbox
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata
3 1 (16.67%) Industrial Design
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) Bourne shell
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) DataStage
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) PowerExchange
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Autodesk

Alias
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Alias 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 Alias. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) DataStage
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 3 (50.00%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Xbox
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) Game Development
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Industrial Design
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
1 1 (16.67%) Bourne shell
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica
1 1 (16.67%) Autodesk
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase