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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Exstream
Rank 589 588 554
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Contract jobs citing Exstream 24 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.54% 0.083% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 0
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£500 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £535 £420 -
% change year-on-year
+27.53% -
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
4434 4798 4537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.94% 9.07% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2507 2511 2286
Average daily rate £450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £50.25 £61.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £36.90
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -24.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Exstream Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 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 3 July 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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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 -11 24 £500 +19.18% 1
London - 15 £500 -
North West -14 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £154 -
West Midlands - 3 £575 -
North East - 3 £154 -
Manchester - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £154 -
Staffordshire - 2 £555 -
City of London - 2 £500 -

Exstream
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) HP
2 13 (34.21%) Exstream Dialogue
3 7 (18.42%) Mainframe
3 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Document Management
5 4 (10.53%) ISEB
5 4 (10.53%) TIBCO
5 4 (10.53%) Finance
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
6 3 (7.89%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) XML
7 2 (5.26%) XSD
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.26%) XML Schema
7 2 (5.26%) Web Services
7 2 (5.26%) Adobe
7 2 (5.26%) EMC
7 2 (5.26%) Banking

Exstream
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (34.21%) Exstream Dialogue
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) EDRMS
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Designer
4 4 (10.53%) UAT Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Junior
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate
7 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) XML
1 3 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XSD
2 2 (5.26%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (13.16%) Document Management
3 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) CRM
4 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.26%) UX Design
5 2 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.63%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (10.53%) TIBCO
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) OpenText
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle