The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of iSOFT 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 iSOFT over the 3 months to 1 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 iSOFT Group.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSOFT
Rank 662 644 614
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -30
Contract jobs citing iSOFT 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.012% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £250
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
24678 25705 24586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.15% 45.31% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15154 14630 13836
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £222
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 801 1121 1066
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £11.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

iSOFT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing iSOFT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

iSOFT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iSOFT
Daily Rate Trend

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

iSOFT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

iSOFT
Hourly Rate Trend

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

iSOFT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

iSOFT
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSOFT within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -5 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -

iSOFT
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iSOFT 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 iSOFT.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) Electronic Patient Records

iSOFT
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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) NHS Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) iSOFT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) iSOFT Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree