The table below looks at the statistics for Exstream skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exstream over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Exstream
Rank 612 583 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs citing Exstream 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.006% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.064% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
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
4823 4663 5405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.28% 8.87% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2792 2511 2730
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 80 100
Average hourly rate £27.42 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.28% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.80 £45.00 £50.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

Exstream
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Exstream Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exstream
Daily Rate Trend

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

Exstream Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exstream
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Exstream Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exstream
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exstream within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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 -26 6 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £450 -
South East - 2 £450 -
Maidenhead - - - -

Exstream
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Exstream 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 Exstream.

1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (66.67%) Exstream Dialogue
3 7 (58.33%) REXX
3 7 (58.33%) COBOL
3 7 (58.33%) JCL
3 7 (58.33%) Mainframe
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (33.33%) SELCOPY
5 3 (25.00%) MVS
5 3 (25.00%) StreamWeaver
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Billing
7 1 (8.33%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Finance

Exstream
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Exstream 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 Exstream. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) Exstream Dialogue
2 3 (25.00%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) CSG Singleview
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) COBOL
1 7 (58.33%) REXX
1 7 (58.33%) JCL
2 4 (33.33%) SELCOPY
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
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