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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 637 655 640
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Contract jobs citing CITP 10 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.090% 0.036% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £750 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £750 -
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
11050 11072 10669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.44% 19.25% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6887 6638 6075
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 529 450
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

CITP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 2016.

CITP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CITP
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CITP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 10 £525 -30.00% 1
London -10 7 £500 -
City of London - 5 - -
West Midlands - 2 £650 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Reading - 1 £400 -
Telford - 1 £550 -
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Shropshire - 1 £550 -
South East - 1 £400 -

CITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CITP.

1 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) Project Management
5 10 (40.00%) UML
6 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
7 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
7 8 (32.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) Chartered Engineer
7 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (32.00%) Change Management
8 7 (28.00%) Six Sigma
8 7 (28.00%) ISEB
8 7 (28.00%) Use Case
8 7 (28.00%) SWOT Analysis
8 7 (28.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
8 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) CBAP
8 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (24.00%) Big Data
9 6 (24.00%) Scrum
9 6 (24.00%) Kanban
9 6 (24.00%) Quality Management
9 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
10 5 (20.00%) PMP
10 5 (20.00%) PMI Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
10 5 (20.00%) Smart Meter

CITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) GemFire
1 3 (12.00%) JBoss
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) Documentum
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Hazelcast
2 3 (12.00%) Infinispan
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Ant
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Information
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Information Systems
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Strategy
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Security Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (12.00%) Java EE
1 3 (12.00%) Java EE 5
1 3 (12.00%) JPA
1 3 (12.00%) Spring
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) JAXB
2 1 (4.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (4.00%) JAX-WS
2 1 (4.00%) JSF
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SAX
2 1 (4.00%) WSDL
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.00%) CESG
5 1 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) Project Management
5 10 (40.00%) UML
6 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
7 8 (32.00%) Change Management
7 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
8 7 (28.00%) Business Analysis
8 7 (28.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 7 (28.00%) Six Sigma
8 7 (28.00%) SWOT Analysis
8 7 (28.00%) Use Case
9 6 (24.00%) Kanban
9 6 (24.00%) Quality Management
9 6 (24.00%) Scrum
10 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
11 4 (16.00%) ERP
11 4 (16.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) CBAP
2 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) ISEB
3 5 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (20.00%) PMP
4 3 (12.00%) CISSP
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CISM
5 2 (8.00%) ISACA
5 2 (8.00%) MBA
6 1 (4.00%) APMG
6 1 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (4.00%) CISA
6 1 (4.00%) CLAS
6 1 (4.00%) IISP
6 1 (4.00%) ISSAP
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.00%) COBIT
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) P3O
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Pega