The table below looks at the statistics for CORE IMPACT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CORE IMPACT over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Core Security Technologies CORE IMPACT
Rank - 593 -
Contract jobs citing CORE IMPACT 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.016% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 -
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4367 4284 3710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.49% 8.46% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2768 2550 2096
Average daily rate £430 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 138 140
Average hourly rate £27.75 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.39% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £46.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

CORE IMPACT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CORE IMPACT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CORE IMPACT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CORE IMPACT
Daily Rate Trend

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

CORE IMPACT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CORE IMPACT
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CORE IMPACT 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 CORE IMPACT.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations

CORE IMPACT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CORE IMPACT 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 CORE IMPACT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripter
1 1 (100.00%) Test Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP