The table below looks at the statistics for arcHouse skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited arcHouse over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Orchard arcHouse
Rank 616 610 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing arcHouse 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.087% 0.020% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 - -
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4587 5087 4627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.07% 9.31% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2586 2607 2361
Average daily rate £450 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +4.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 71 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.16 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.79% +55.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.05 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.22 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%

arcHouse
Jobs Demand Trend

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

arcHouse Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

arcHouse
Daily Rate Trend

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

arcHouse Daily Rate Trend in the UK

arcHouse
Hourly Rate Trend

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

arcHouse Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

arcHouse
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing arcHouse within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
England -22 4 £300 -
London - 2 £310 -
North West -26 1 - -
South East - 1 £215 -
Surrey - 1 £215 -

arcHouse
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing arcHouse 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 arcHouse.

1 7 (100.00%) Capita
1 7 (100.00%) Academy Housing
1 7 (100.00%) Orchard
1 7 (100.00%) Northgate
1 7 (100.00%) Civica
1 7 (100.00%) Aareon QL
1 7 (100.00%) Aareon
1 7 (100.00%) OPENHousing
1 7 (100.00%) MIS ActiveH
2 6 (85.71%) Northgate Housing
2 6 (85.71%) Orchard Housing
2 6 (85.71%) Kypera
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Hummingbird
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) SugarCRM
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Comino
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (14.29%) FrontRange

arcHouse
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing arcHouse 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 arcHouse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Documentum
1 1 (14.29%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Academy Housing
1 7 (100.00%) Aareon QL
1 7 (100.00%) OPENHousing
1 7 (100.00%) MIS ActiveH
2 6 (85.71%) Northgate Housing
2 6 (85.71%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Sage CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) EDMS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Capita
1 7 (100.00%) Orchard
1 7 (100.00%) Northgate
1 7 (100.00%) Civica
1 7 (100.00%) Aareon
2 6 (85.71%) Kypera
3 2 (28.57%) Hummingbird
4 1 (14.29%) Anite
4 1 (14.29%) Amdocs
4 1 (14.29%) Lagan
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Sage
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) Comino
4 1 (14.29%) FrontRange
4 1 (14.29%) Oneserve