The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Intershop 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 Intershop over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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 Intershop Communications.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intershop
Rank - - 533
Contract jobs citing Intershop 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
23858 23073 21233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.42% 45.56% 46.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13643 12590 11164
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 968 990 1250
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

Intershop
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Intershop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Intershop
Daily Rate Trend

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

Intershop Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Intershop
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intershop within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Coventry - - - - 1
London - - - - 2
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
England - - - - 3
East of England - - - -

Intershop
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Intershop 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 Intershop.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Demandware
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) SAP

Intershop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Intershop 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 Intershop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Demandware
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) SAP