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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSOFT over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSOFT
Rank 603 589 606
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Contract jobs citing iSOFT 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.011% 0.012% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £216 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £216 -
% change year-on-year
+39.21% -
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
26377 24679 27415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.88% 46.72% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14917 13801 13955
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1170 1104 1359
Average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

iSOFT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSOFT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iSOFT 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 iSOFT.

1 11 (91.67%) NHS
2 3 (25.00%) Cerner
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) MEDITECH

iSOFT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iSOFT 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 iSOFT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) NHS Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Document Management
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cerner
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) MEDITECH
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
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