The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Empirix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Empirix over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Empirix.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Empirix
UK
Rank 592 627 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Contract jobs citing Empirix 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.009% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £538 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20200 22429 23591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.54% 43.13% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12524 13422 13583
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 762 838 962
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +21.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Empirix
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Empirix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Empirix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Empirix
Daily Rate Trend

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

Empirix Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Empirix
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Empirix within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 2 £538 -2.27%
London - 2 £538 -

Empirix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Empirix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Empirix.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Compuware
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Empirix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) NeoLoad
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Compuware