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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DameWare Development
Rank 580 593 533
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -60
Contract jobs citing DameWare 14 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.013% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.17% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate
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£165 £140 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £140 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £140 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £153 £140 £250
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.95 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £16.55 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +9.25%

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
4355 4206 3340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 7.62% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2659 2416 1915
Average daily rate £410 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 155 169
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 15 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 24 April 2015. 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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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 +4 12 £173 +23.21% 1
London +7 5 £165 - 1
West Midlands -9 4 £180 -
East of England +23 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 2 £125 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £210 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Melrose - 1 - -
Atherstone - 1 £210 -
Coventry - 1 £180 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -

DameWare
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 14 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix
7 8 (38.10%) MS Office
7 8 (38.10%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) SCCM
9 6 (28.57%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) SLA
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
11 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (19.05%) Dell
11 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (14.29%) Remedy
12 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
12 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 3 (14.29%) LANDesk
13 2 (9.52%) BlackBerry OS
13 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
13 2 (9.52%) Office 365
13 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (9.52%) WebEx
13 2 (9.52%) MCDST
13 2 (9.52%) MCITP
13 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (9.52%) SCOM

DameWare
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (9.52%) WebEx
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) EPoS
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (9.52%) Android
7 1 (4.76%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Document Management
2 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCDST
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) Remedy
5 3 (14.29%) LANDesk
6 2 (9.52%) Lotus
6 2 (9.52%) BMC
7 1 (4.76%) Adobe
7 1 (4.76%) CA
7 1 (4.76%) Motorola
7 1 (4.76%) Intel
7 1 (4.76%) Wyse