The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of i2 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 i2 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 i2 Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
i2
Rank 579 567 578
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing i2 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.013% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Average daily rate
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£440 £638 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.98% +27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £650 -
% change year-on-year
-32.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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%

i2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing i2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

i2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

i2
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing i2 within the UK.

i2 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

i2
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing i2 within the UK.

i2 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

i2
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 i2 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 -12 1 £440 -30.98%
Scotland - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
London - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

i2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing i2 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 i2.

1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) SNA
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Social Network
3 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java

i2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing i2 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 i2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SPSS
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Social Network
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Management
1 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat