The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Confirmit 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 Confirmit over the 3 months to 25 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Confirmit.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confirmit
Rank - - 568
Contract jobs citing Confirmit 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25367 23941 25022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.57% 46.20% 47.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14960 13609 12893
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1244 1183 1385
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.67 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -5.86%

Confirmit
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Confirmit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Confirmit
Daily Rate Trend

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

Confirmit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Confirmit
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Confirmit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Confirmit
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Confirmit 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 Confirmit.

1 5 (100.00%) Market Research
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (80.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Confirmit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Confirmit 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 Confirmit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Research Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Market Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Market Research Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Market Research
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft