The table below looks at the statistics for DameWare skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DameWare over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DameWare Development
Rank 604 560 566
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +6
Contract jobs citing DameWare 8 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.027% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.19% 0.37% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
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- - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 8
Average hourly rate £17.17 £19.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.97% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.03 £14.14 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £23.60 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year
- +30.61%

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
4262 3815 3796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.66% 7.24% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2517 2214 1968
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 152 176
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.99 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.11 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

DameWare
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DameWare within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DameWare within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
London +5 8 - - 5
England -22 8 - - 7
Chiswick - - - - 1
Derby - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -

DameWare
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DameWare 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 DameWare.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (66.67%) ITIL
4 15 (62.50%) Windows XP
5 13 (54.17%) HP
6 12 (50.00%) MS Office
7 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
7 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
8 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
8 10 (41.67%) VPN
8 10 (41.67%) Blackberry
9 9 (37.50%) Citrix
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
10 7 (29.17%) Back Office
10 7 (29.17%) Dell
10 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
10 7 (29.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (29.17%) Windows Vista
11 6 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
11 6 (25.00%) OVSD
11 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (25.00%) VMware
11 6 (25.00%) F5
11 6 (25.00%) Statistics
11 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (25.00%) IPv4
11 6 (25.00%) OpenView

DameWare
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DameWare 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 DameWare. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) IBM Notes
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) IPv4
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (20.83%) 3G
3 5 (20.83%) HTTP
3 5 (20.83%) SSL
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) Intranet
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 7 (29.17%) Back Office
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Financial Institution
4 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.17%) Law
5 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (20.83%) Support Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 6 (25.00%) Statistics
3 5 (20.83%) Hedge funds
4 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
4 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
5 2 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Vista
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
3 6 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) OpenView
1 6 (25.00%) OVSD
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) PureDisk
3 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) HP
2 9 (37.50%) Citrix
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Dell
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) IBM
4 6 (25.00%) Nokia
4 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) F5
4 6 (25.00%) Clearswift
4 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) Altiris
5 5 (20.83%) Reuters
5 5 (20.83%) Bloomberg
5 5 (20.83%) Lotus
6 3 (12.50%) Wyse
7 2 (8.33%) LANDesk