The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lagan 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 Lagan over the 3 months to 29 August 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 KANA Lagan.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lagan
Rank 593 569 588
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Contract jobs citing Lagan 13 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.019% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.040% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
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£425 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
26168 24713 26939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.27% 46.89% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14687 13698 13693
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 £220 £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 1117 1107 1353
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Lagan
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lagan Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lagan
Daily Rate Trend

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

Lagan Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lagan
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lagan within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Lagan Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lagan
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Lagan Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lagan
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lagan within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
England -15 13 £425 +6.25% 3
South East -21 5 £225 -43.75% 1
West Sussex - - - -
East Midlands - - - -

Lagan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Lagan 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 Lagan.

1 20 (100.00%) CRM
2 8 (40.00%) Local Government
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (30.00%) NHS
4 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Jadu
8 2 (10.00%) CMS
8 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (10.00%) EDRMS
9 1 (5.00%) Intranet
9 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
9 1 (5.00%) SOA
9 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.00%) MS Office
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.00%) UML
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports

Lagan
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Lagan 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 Lagan. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Jadu
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (40.00%) Local Government
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Design Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) NHS
2 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) CRM
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) UML
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Management
7 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
7 1 (5.00%) Information Management
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Open Text
2 1 (5.00%) KANA
2 1 (5.00%) Northgate
South East England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £225 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago