The table below looks at the statistics for DNA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DNA over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
Rank 598 561 534
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -27
Contract jobs citing DNA 9 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.040% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.053% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 13
Average daily rate
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£479 £283 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.46% -40.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £133 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £360 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £279 £308
% change year-on-year
+62.33% -9.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

DNA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DNA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DNA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DNA
Daily Rate Trend

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

DNA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DNA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DNA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DNA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DNA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DNA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DNA
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DNA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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 -39 8 £428 +51.32% 21
London -10 6 £480 +20.00% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £375 -
City of London - 2 £476 -
North East - 2 £375 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £375 -

DNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DNA 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 DNA.

1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) VBA
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Equities
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Derivative
3 3 (17.65%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) QA
4 2 (11.76%) KDB
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (11.76%) Axure RP
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Lync
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013

DNA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DNA 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 DNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (11.76%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Front Office
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) VBA Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Excel Developer
3 2 (11.76%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Interaction Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Excel VBA Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Equities
1 3 (17.65%) Derivative
1 3 (17.65%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Kanban
2 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) BDD
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.76%) Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Coaching
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) TDD
2 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) RAD
3 1 (5.88%) Content Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) HP
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec
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Hunter Macdonald Ltd
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago