The table below looks at the statistics for DameWare skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DameWare over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DameWare Development
Rank 631 630 623
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing DameWare 16 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.018% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £150 £145 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £125 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +11.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -11.86%

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
5541 4575 4364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.97% 8.20% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3503 2778 2504
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 199 159
Median hourly rate £22.25 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -19.26%

DameWare
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DameWare as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

DameWare Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DameWare
Daily Rate Trend

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

DameWare Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DameWare
Daily Rate Histogram

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

DameWare Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DameWare
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DameWare Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DameWare
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DameWare within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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 -15 16 £150 +3.44% 3
South East - 5 £150 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £150 -
London -25 4 £255 +54.54% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £145 - 1
Leeds - 4 £145 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £145 -
Manchester - 2 £360 -
North West - 2 £360 -
West Midlands -7 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

DameWare
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DameWare 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 DameWare.

1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 22 (57.89%) ITIL
4 21 (55.26%) Windows XP
4 21 (55.26%) Incident Management
5 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 18 (47.37%) VPN
7 16 (42.11%) IBM Notes
7 16 (42.11%) Adobe
7 16 (42.11%) Lotus
7 16 (42.11%) Acrobat
7 16 (42.11%) Internet
8 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
8 15 (39.47%) PeopleSoft
9 13 (34.21%) Change Control
10 11 (28.95%) Release Management
11 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (23.68%) VMware
11 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
11 9 (23.68%) SLA
11 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
11 9 (23.68%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
12 8 (21.05%) Software Distribution
13 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
13 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
13 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
13 7 (18.42%) Change Management
13 7 (18.42%) HP
14 6 (15.79%) MS Office

DameWare
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 16 (42.11%) IBM Notes
2 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Acrobat
2 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
3 6 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) VPN
2 16 (42.11%) Internet
3 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.53%) WinSCP
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
6 2 (5.26%) DHCP
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) FTP
6 2 (5.26%) HTTP
6 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.26%) VoIP
6 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) WebEx
7 1 (2.63%) DNS
7 1 (2.63%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) SAN
7 1 (2.63%) VLAN
7 1 (2.63%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) DB2
1 4 (10.53%) MS Access
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) HP UFT
1 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 4 (10.53%) Toad
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Analyst
2 19 (50.00%) Service Analyst
3 18 (47.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Technical Services Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Support
6 6 (15.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (15.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (15.79%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.63%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Windows XP
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.89%) Unix
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) ITIL
2 21 (55.26%) Incident Management
3 13 (34.21%) Change Control
4 11 (28.95%) Release Management
5 8 (21.05%) Software Distribution
6 7 (18.42%) Change Management
7 5 (13.16%) ITSM
8 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.53%) Load Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Validation
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) Trend Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Defect Management
10 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.26%) Document Management
10 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.26%) Service Management
10 2 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCP
3 3 (7.89%) MCITP
3 3 (7.89%) MCSA
3 3 (7.89%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) BMC Marimba
2 4 (10.53%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (7.89%) SCCM
4 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Adobe
2 16 (42.11%) Lotus
3 15 (39.47%) PeopleSoft
4 9 (23.68%) VMware
5 7 (18.42%) HP
6 5 (13.16%) BMC
7 4 (10.53%) IBM
7 4 (10.53%) LexisNexis
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle
8 3 (7.89%) Citrix
9 2 (5.26%) Dell
9 2 (5.26%) NetIQ
10 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.63%) Sophos