The table below looks at the statistics for Eagle STAR skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Eagle STAR over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Eagle Investment Systems STAR
Rank 582 - 531
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Eagle STAR 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.022% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4581 4405 3972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.98% 9.15% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 2273 1903
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 55
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

Eagle STAR
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Eagle STAR within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Eagle STAR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Eagle STAR
Daily Rate Trend

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

Eagle STAR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Eagle STAR
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Eagle STAR 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 Eagle STAR.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) Vermilion
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) COM
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data

Eagle STAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Eagle STAR 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 Eagle STAR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) UAT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) Vermilion
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft