The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of i2 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 i2 over the 3 months to 3 May 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 i2 Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
i2
Rank 640 628 629
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing i2 7 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.022% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.047% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Median daily rate £525 £425 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +203.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-68.75% -
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
24634 25278 24936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.30% 45.29% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15133 14378 14020
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 1102 1080
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

i2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing i2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing i2 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

i2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing i2 within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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 -26 6 £550 +25.71%
London -21 5 £550 -15.38%
City of London +33 2 £550 -15.38%
Manchester - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £125 -
Scotland - 1 £125 -

i2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing i2 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 i2.

1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) SAS Macro
2 11 (78.57%) DV Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) SAS
2 11 (78.57%) GIS
3 9 (64.29%) Hadoop
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Big Data
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
6 3 (21.43%) ETL
6 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
6 3 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Base SAS
6 3 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source

i2
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 11 (78.57%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) GIS
2 9 (64.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (28.57%) Big Data
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Base SAS
4 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Data Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
1 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
2 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SAS Macro
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) IBM