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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 563 559 534
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing CITP 13 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.071% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Average daily rate
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£681 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £694 - -
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
11306 9847 8223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.55% 19.59% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6538 5305 4364
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 512 465 493
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.66 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.93% -32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 2015.

CITP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CITP
Top 13 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 27 February 2015. 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 -12 13 £681 +23.86% 3
North West - 6 £681 -
London -16 5 £575 +4.54% 1
Liverpool - 5 £688 -
Merseyside - 5 £688 -
Bristol - 2 £1,100 -
South West - 2 £1,100 -
South East - - - - 2
Bournemouth - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2

CITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) Change Management
4 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) HNC
5 6 (30.00%) HND
6 5 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Analytics
7 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (15.00%) GIS
8 3 (15.00%) Informatica
8 3 (15.00%) IIS
8 3 (15.00%) SAP
8 3 (15.00%) MarkLogic
8 3 (15.00%) Splunk
8 3 (15.00%) Big Data
8 3 (15.00%) Netezza
8 3 (15.00%) MBCS
8 3 (15.00%) Predictive Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) Hadoop

CITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
1 3 (15.00%) MarkLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Information Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Change Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Services Director
4 1 (5.00%) Security Advisor
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) GIS
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (10.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (10.00%) CESG
3 2 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (35.00%) Change Management
3 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.00%) Information Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (30.00%) HNC
2 6 (30.00%) HND
3 5 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) MBCS
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) ISACA
5 2 (10.00%) Postgraduate
5 2 (10.00%) CISSP
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (10.00%) CISM
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
1 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) SAP
1 3 (15.00%) Informatica
1 3 (15.00%) Netezza
1 3 (15.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) FrontRange
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Sun
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
Guildford, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Morden, Surrey
London Borough Of Merton
Rate: From £36,558 to £44,766 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago