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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 647 622 608
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Contract jobs citing CITP 11 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.016% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.093% 0.082% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Average daily rate £500 £681 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% +29.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £663 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £713 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £681 £525
% change year-on-year
-26.60% +29.76%
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
11873 10924 10736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.24% 19.56% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7464 6165 6113
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £530 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 549 540
Average hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CITP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CITP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CITP
Top 9 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -28 10 £500 -26.60% 4
South East - 6 £500 - 1
Reading - 5 £500 -
Berkshire - 5 £500 -
London -5 3 £450 - 2
North West -10 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £700 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £700 - 1
City of London - 1 £450 -

CITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (75.00%) ITIL
1 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (50.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (30.00%) CISSP
5 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 5 (25.00%) PMP
6 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 5 (25.00%) ISO 9001
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) SAP
7 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
7 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (20.00%) Information Security
7 4 (20.00%) Logistics
7 4 (20.00%) MBCS
7 4 (20.00%) Smart Meter
7 4 (20.00%) Big Data
7 4 (20.00%) Mobile App

CITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) VoIP
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) ICT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Security Assurance Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) CESG
3 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.00%) FMCG
4 1 (5.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.00%) Ontologies
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
1 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (50.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (20.00%) Information Security
6 4 (20.00%) Logistics
6 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (10.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) CISSP
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (25.00%) PMP
4 4 (20.00%) MBCS
5 3 (15.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) CLAS
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (10.00%) CISM
6 2 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) IISP
6 2 (10.00%) ISACA
7 1 (5.00%) CBAP
7 1 (5.00%) CRISC
7 1 (5.00%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (10.00%) RMADS
4 1 (5.00%) COBIT
4 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (5.00%) P3O
4 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
4 2 (10.00%) HP
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