The table below looks at the statistics for CITP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CITP over the 3 months to 18 September 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 609 583 606
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Contract jobs citing CITP 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.036% 0.011% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - -
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 Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11049 8997 10181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.20% 17.31% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6157 5026 5263
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 430 615
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -15.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

CITP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CITP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CITP
Daily Rate Trend

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

CITP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CITP
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CITP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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 -27 4 £475 - 1
London -4 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
South East - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
County Londonderry - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -

CITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CITP 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 CITP.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management

CITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CITP 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 CITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (14.29%) Packet Switching
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) MarkLogic
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Netezza
3 1 (14.29%) RightScale
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
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