The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ceridian 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 Ceridian over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Ceridian Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ceridian
Rank 574 - 565
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ceridian 13 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% - 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% - 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 12
Average daily rate £456 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 - £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25052 22396 27843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.89% 46.96% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14091 11884 14183
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £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 1059 1189 1316
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -

Ceridian
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Ceridian Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ceridian
Daily Rate Trend

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

Ceridian Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ceridian
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Ceridian Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ceridian
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 Ceridian within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England - 13 £456 -
East of England - 3 £438 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £438 -
North West - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Salford - - - -
Luton - - - -

Ceridian
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ceridian 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 Ceridian.

1 17 (80.95%) Web Services
1 17 (80.95%) XML
1 17 (80.95%) XSLT
1 17 (80.95%) XPath
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 3 (14.29%) JDA
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) RedPrairie
3 3 (14.29%) WFM
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management

Ceridian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ceridian 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 Ceridian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Integration Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Workday Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Web Services
1 17 (80.95%) XML
1 17 (80.95%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
1 3 (14.29%) WFM
1 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (9.52%) Validation
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) XPath
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) JDA
1 3 (14.29%) RedPrairie