The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FrontRange 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 FrontRange over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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 FrontRange Solutions.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FrontRange
Rank 655 644 632
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing FrontRange 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.020% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £194 £413 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.03% +135.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 - -
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
24309 25081 24678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.14% 43.92% 45.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14909 14782 13627
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 814 1091 1074
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

FrontRange
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FrontRange Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FrontRange
Daily Rate Trend

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

FrontRange Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FrontRange
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FrontRange within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

FrontRange Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FrontRange
Hourly Rate Trend

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

FrontRange Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FrontRange
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FrontRange within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 6 £194 -53.03% 1
South East - 5 £200 -
Surrey - 4 £188 -
Epsom - 2 £200 -
London -4 1 £188 -54.54%
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Chessington - 1 £188 -
Guildford - 1 £162 -

FrontRange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FrontRange 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 FrontRange.

1 10 (66.67%) Service Management
2 9 (60.00%) ServiceNow
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) COBIT
4 7 (46.67%) IT Governance
4 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
4 7 (46.67%) ITSM
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
4 7 (46.67%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (46.67%) Business Transformation
4 7 (46.67%) Performance Management
5 5 (33.33%) Sage
5 5 (33.33%) CRM
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) ERP
6 4 (26.67%) Adobe
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
6 4 (26.67%) Intranet
6 4 (26.67%) SEO
6 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (26.67%) InDesign
6 4 (26.67%) Marketing
6 4 (26.67%) CMS
6 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
6 4 (26.67%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (26.67%) WordPress
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008

FrontRange
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) CMS
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
1 4 (26.67%) WordPress
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (26.67%) InDesign
1 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Sage X3
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Sage CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Intranet
1 4 (26.67%) Skype
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Management Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Service Management Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) CRM Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Process Manager
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Support Professional
3 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) Trainer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Social Media
2 2 (13.33%) Blog
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Service Management
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) Business Transformation
3 7 (46.67%) IT Governance
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
3 7 (46.67%) ITSM
3 7 (46.67%) Performance Management
3 7 (46.67%) Portfolio Management
3 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
3 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (26.67%) ERP
5 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (26.67%) SEO
6 2 (13.33%) Content Management
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Document Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Audit
6 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) ServiceNow
2 5 (33.33%) Sage
3 4 (26.67%) Adobe
3 4 (26.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) arcserve
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Kaspersky
6 1 (6.67%) Lagan
6 1 (6.67%) Northgate
6 1 (6.67%) Oneserve
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (6.67%) SAP