The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Hummingbird products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hummingbird over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Hummingbird Ltd.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hummingbird
Rank 578 551 580
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Contract jobs citing Hummingbird 2 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.038% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.080% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Average daily rate
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£301 £438 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.14% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.25
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23993 23758 26687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.54% 47.39% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13413 12775 13419
Average daily rate £380 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1060 1245 1358
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%

Hummingbird
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Hummingbird Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hummingbird
Daily Rate Trend

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

Hummingbird Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Hummingbird
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hummingbird within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Hummingbird Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Hummingbird
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hummingbird Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Hummingbird
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hummingbird within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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 2 £301 -31.14%
London -14 1 £238 -45.71%
City of London - - - -
South West - - - -
Bristol - - - -

Hummingbird
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Hummingbird 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 Hummingbird.

1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
1 8 (72.73%) Document Management
2 6 (54.55%) Law
3 5 (45.45%) Legal
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Open Text
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) Documentum
5 3 (27.27%) MS Access
5 3 (27.27%) Interwoven
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
5 3 (27.27%) Meridio
5 3 (27.27%) WorkSite
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Data Management
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
6 2 (18.18%) SAP R/3
6 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (18.18%) E-Learning
6 2 (18.18%) CMS

Hummingbird
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Hummingbird 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 Hummingbird. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Documentum
1 3 (27.27%) WorkSite
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MS Access
2 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (54.55%) Law
2 5 (45.45%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Trainer
3 2 (18.18%) Trainer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Legal IT Trainer
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Open Text
3 3 (27.27%) Interwoven
3 3 (27.27%) Meridio
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) VMware