The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics over the 3 months to 10 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within IBM Coremetrics Web Analytics.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Coremetrics
Rank 615 610 584
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Contract jobs citing Coremetrics 11 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.008% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £396 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -
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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Coremetrics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Coremetrics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Coremetrics
Daily Rate Trend

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

Coremetrics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Coremetrics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Coremetrics within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Coremetrics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Coremetrics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Coremetrics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Coremetrics
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Coremetrics within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 11 £400 +0.94% 2
London +13 7 £425 -17.87%
South East - 3 £350 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £350 - 1
North West -17 1 £210 -23.63%
Milton Keynes - 1 £425 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £210 -

Coremetrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics.

1 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 10 (76.92%) Adobe
2 10 (76.92%) Marketing
3 9 (69.23%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (61.54%) WebTrends
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) Google
5 6 (46.15%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) Web Analytics
5 6 (46.15%) Radian6
5 6 (46.15%) User Experience
5 6 (46.15%) Google Analytics
5 6 (46.15%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) Tag Management
8 2 (15.38%) Social Media
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) Product Management
8 2 (15.38%) Data Management
8 2 (15.38%) Content Management
8 2 (15.38%) CMS
8 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
8 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

Coremetrics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Coremetrics 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 Coremetrics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) WebTrends
2 6 (46.15%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Adobe Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Web Analytics Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Web Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) AS400
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (46.15%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Web Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Tag Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) SEO
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Adobe
2 6 (46.15%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Endeca
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Omniture
4 1 (7.69%) Tealeaf