The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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 Alterian.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alterian
Rank 639 657 623
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -34
Contract jobs citing Alterian 9 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.005% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.012% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Median daily rate £450 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -17.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
23985 25156 25971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.89% 43.29% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14654 14856 14656
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 861 1085 1172
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.80 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Alterian as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Alterian
Daily Rate Trend

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

Alterian Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Alterian
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Alterian within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Alterian Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Alterian
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Alterian Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Alterian
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alterian within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 9 £450 +40.62% 5
South East - 5 £450 -
Berkshire - 4 - -
North West - 2 £450 -
London -9 1 £300 +20.60% 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Reading - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -

Alterian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Alterian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Alterian.

1 8 (44.44%) SQL
1 8 (44.44%) SAS
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
1 8 (44.44%) Unica
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (38.89%) CMS
2 7 (38.89%) Epiphany
2 7 (38.89%) Content Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 6 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Campaign Management
4 5 (27.78%) Campaign Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) Chordiant
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 4 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (22.22%) Sitecore
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) SmartFocus
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Omniture
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (16.67%) FTP

Alterian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) SAS
2 7 (38.89%) CMS
3 6 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 4 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (11.11%) DNN
6 2 (11.11%) Immediacy CMS
6 2 (11.11%) Kentico
6 2 (11.11%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Unica
2 5 (27.78%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SmartFocus
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Intranet
2 2 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Base SAS
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Campaign Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) CMS Developer
4 2 (11.11%) EPiServer Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Web Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Web Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.11%) CSS3
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) JSP
3 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Tandem
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Content Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Campaign Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Campaign Management
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) VBA
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) MCAD
3 1 (5.56%) MCSD
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Epiphany
2 4 (22.22%) Chordiant
2 4 (22.22%) Sitecore
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Omniture
4 2 (11.11%) Ektron
4 2 (11.11%) EPiServer
4 2 (11.11%) Ericsson
5 1 (5.56%) Google
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