The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cordys 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 Cordys over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Cordys.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cordys
Rank 595 549 580
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +31
Contract jobs citing Cordys 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.009% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £333 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25797 22761 27838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.87% 46.96% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14477 12070 14179
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1206 1321
Average hourly rate £17.61 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -

Cordys
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cordys Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cordys
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cordys Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cordys
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 Cordys within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -51 1 £333 -16.75%
Surrey - 1 £333 -
South East - 1 £333 -
West Midlands - - - -
Ledbury - - - -
London - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -

Cordys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cordys 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 Cordys.

1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) jBPM
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WebLOAD
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Drools
3 1 (33.33%) Pega
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) JRules
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
3 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Toad
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Compuware

Cordys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cordys 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 Cordys. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) WebLOAD
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) Introscope
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) jBPM
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Drools
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) JRules
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Compuware
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
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