The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Casewise 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 Casewise over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Casewise.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Casewise
Rank 603 581 593
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Contract jobs citing Casewise 14 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.037% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
Average daily rate
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£493 £388 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.09% -29.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £350 £550
% change year-on-year
+40.71% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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
26002 24478 26884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.45% 46.46% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14841 13808 13714
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
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 1185 1104 1374
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.90 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Casewise
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Casewise Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Casewise
Daily Rate Trend

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

Casewise Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Casewise
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Casewise Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Casewise
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Casewise within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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
England -14 13 £495 +27.74% 2
Cardiff - 1 £438 -
South Wales - 1 £438 -
Wales - 1 £438 -
West Midlands - - - -
London - - - - 2
Birmingham - - - -

Casewise
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Casewise 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 Casewise.

1 32 (84.21%) MS Visio
2 18 (47.37%) MS Project
3 14 (36.84%) Project Management
4 13 (34.21%) Data Modelling
5 12 (31.58%) Migration
5 12 (31.58%) Data Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 10 (26.32%) Validation
6 10 (26.32%) SAS
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle Discoverer
6 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
6 10 (26.32%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle
7 9 (23.68%) Time Management
8 8 (21.05%) MS Office
9 7 (18.42%) MySQL
9 7 (18.42%) ISEB
9 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
9 7 (18.42%) Information Architecture
10 6 (15.79%) BPMN
10 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
10 6 (15.79%) Finance
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
11 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server

Casewise
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Casewise 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 Casewise. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (26.32%) SAS
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (84.21%) MS Visio
2 18 (47.37%) MS Project
3 8 (21.05%) MS Office
4 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle Discoverer
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Senior Business Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Data Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Information Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Data Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Information Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Process Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Data Migration Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.16%) CESG
2 5 (13.16%) Replication
2 5 (13.16%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Project Management
2 13 (34.21%) Data Modelling
3 12 (31.58%) Migration
3 12 (31.58%) Data Analysis
3 12 (31.58%) Business Analysis
4 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 10 (26.32%) Validation
4 10 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 9 (23.68%) Time Management
6 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
6 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
6 7 (18.42%) Information Architecture
7 6 (15.79%) BPMN
7 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) Data Mapping
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.53%) Change Management
9 4 (10.53%) Data Security
10 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) SAP