The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Becrypt 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 Becrypt over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Becrypt Limited.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Becrypt
Rank 610 562 576
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +14
Contract jobs citing Becrypt 2 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.023% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.049% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £362 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +13.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £362 £340
% change year-on-year
-10.09% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.50

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
25793 24704 26940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.35% 46.90% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14444 13694 13692
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1093 1105 1354
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.48 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Becrypt
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Becrypt Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Becrypt
Daily Rate Trend

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

Becrypt Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Becrypt
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Becrypt Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Becrypt
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Becrypt within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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 -23 2 £325 +4.83%
London - - - -

Becrypt
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Becrypt 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 Becrypt.

1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Symantec
3 11 (55.00%) McAfee
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) CA
4 10 (50.00%) Sophos
5 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (45.00%) Adobe
5 9 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (45.00%) SAP
5 9 (45.00%) Veeam
5 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (35.00%) MS Office
7 7 (35.00%) SCCM
8 6 (30.00%) Validation
8 6 (30.00%) VBScript
8 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (25.00%) Migration
10 4 (20.00%) Firewall
10 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
10 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Becrypt
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Becrypt 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 Becrypt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Validation
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) VBScript
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) Symantec
3 11 (55.00%) McAfee
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) Sophos
4 10 (50.00%) CA
5 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (45.00%) Adobe
5 9 (45.00%) SAP
5 9 (45.00%) Veeam
6 2 (10.00%) AppSense
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint