The table below looks at the statistics for Endur skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Endur over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenLink Endur
Rank 553 514 509
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -5
Contract jobs citing Endur 39 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.81% 1.21% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 25
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£575 £525 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £871 £850
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £675 £475
% change year-on-year
-24.07% +42.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £49.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.70%
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
4808 4624 4655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.86% 9.03% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2805 2463 2275
Average daily rate £438 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 67 81
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.83 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.37% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Endur
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Endur Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Endur
Daily Rate Trend

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

Endur Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Endur
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Endur within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Endur Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Endur
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Endur Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Endur
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 Endur within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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 -42 39 £575 -4.16% 10
London -1 34 £600 +14.28% 10
City of London -6 7 £481 -3.75% 5
Scotland - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Endur
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Endur 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 Endur.

1 38 (57.58%) OpenLink
2 28 (42.42%) Finance
3 26 (39.39%) ETRM
4 18 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 18 (27.27%) Java
5 17 (25.76%) SQL
6 16 (24.24%) .NET
6 16 (24.24%) ZaiNet
7 14 (21.21%) C#
8 11 (16.67%) Front Office
8 11 (16.67%) Back Office
8 11 (16.67%) SAP
8 11 (16.67%) ITIL
9 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
10 9 (13.64%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 9 (13.64%) VBA
10 9 (13.64%) Migration
10 9 (13.64%) Change Management
10 9 (13.64%) Aligne
10 9 (13.64%) Analytics
11 8 (12.12%) TIBCO
11 8 (12.12%) Triple Point
11 8 (12.12%) Banking
12 7 (10.61%) Brady
12 7 (10.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 7 (10.61%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (10.61%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (10.61%) MiFID
12 7 (10.61%) ERP
12 7 (10.61%) Murex

Endur
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Endur 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 Endur. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (24.24%) ZaiNet
2 9 (13.64%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 9 (13.64%) Aligne
3 7 (10.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (10.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (10.61%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (3.03%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (3.03%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (3.03%) Findur
4 2 (3.03%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.52%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 1 (1.52%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 1 (1.52%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.03%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) ClearQuest
1 6 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (42.42%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Front Office
2 11 (16.67%) Back Office
3 8 (12.12%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Analyst
2 21 (31.82%) Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Business Analyst
4 13 (19.70%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Business Project Manager
5 7 (10.61%) Business Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
7 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Middle Office Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) SAP Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.03%) FIXML
3 2 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) FpML
4 1 (1.52%) WCF
4 1 (1.52%) WPF
4 1 (1.52%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) XSLT
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Derivative
2 3 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.55%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) PMI
4 1 (1.52%) Swaptions
4 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.52%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) UNIX
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
1 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) ETRM
2 18 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 11 (16.67%) ITIL
4 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
5 9 (13.64%) Analytics
5 9 (13.64%) Migration
5 9 (13.64%) Change Management
6 7 (10.61%) ERP
7 6 (9.09%) Project Management
7 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.06%) Logistics
10 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.03%) OO
11 2 (3.03%) CRM
11 2 (3.03%) TDD
11 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.03%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) Java
2 17 (25.76%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) C#
4 9 (13.64%) VBA
5 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.03%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.52%) C
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) MiFID
1 7 (10.61%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) OpenLink
2 11 (16.67%) SAP
3 8 (12.12%) Triple Point
3 8 (12.12%) TIBCO
4 7 (10.61%) Trayport
4 7 (10.61%) Oracle
4 7 (10.61%) Brady
4 7 (10.61%) Murex
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.52%) Sybase
6 1 (1.52%) SunGard