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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DameWare Development
Rank 569 554 518
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -36
Contract jobs citing DameWare 7 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.024% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.33% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£153 £140 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £116 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £140 £119
UK excluding London average daily rate £153 £140 £125
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.00

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
4142 3676 2863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.89% 7.31% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2467 2033 1607
Average daily rate £417 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.73% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 158 183
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 11 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 27 February 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 -24 3 £195 +39.28%
London -20 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
South East - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

DameWare
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
3 9 (52.94%) SCCM
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 8 (47.06%) Citrix
5 6 (35.29%) MS Office
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) NHS
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
7 3 (17.65%) SCOM
7 3 (17.65%) Lotus
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Law
8 2 (11.76%) MCDST
8 2 (11.76%) MCITP
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (11.76%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) Dell
8 2 (11.76%) Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) A+ Certification
9 1 (5.88%) CA

DameWare
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Law
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Desktop Support
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PC Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) A+ Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCDST
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Lotus
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Intel
5 1 (5.88%) Wyse
5 1 (5.88%) CA