The table below looks at the statistics for LiteSpeed skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiteSpeed over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell LiteSpeed for SQL Server
Rank - 660 637
Contract jobs citing LiteSpeed 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.061% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6039 4906 4509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 8.59% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3982 3016 2630
Median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 141 132
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.51 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.48% +13.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £44.75 £31.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

LiteSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing LiteSpeed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

LiteSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LiteSpeed
Daily Rate Trend

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

LiteSpeed Daily Rate Trend in the UK