The first table below looks at the demand for KiXtart skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KiXtart over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
KiXtart
Rank 588 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing KiXtart 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% - -
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 - - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20133 19482 20816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.85% 38.10% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12863 12054 12440
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 554 799
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.01 £15.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

KiXtart
Jobs Demand Trend

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

KiXtart Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

KiXtart
Daily Rate Trend

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

KiXtart Daily Rate Trend in the UK

KiXtart
Hourly Rate Trend

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

KiXtart Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

KiXtart
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing KiXtart 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 KiXtart.

1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) NAS

KiXtart
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing KiXtart 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 KiXtart. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp