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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
i2
Rank 585 559 583
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +24
Contract jobs citing i2 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.017% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate
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£383 £338 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £521 -
% change year-on-year
-15.58% -
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
25024 24051 26881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.04% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13872 13054 13605
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
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 1078 1195 1394
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%

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 30 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 -31 3 £383 +13.33%
London +15 2 £325 +87.05%
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Scotland - - - -

i2
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) SNA
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Social Network
3 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation

i2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat