The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mantas 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 Mantas over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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 Mantas, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mantas
Rank 572 - 532
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mantas 11 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% - 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% - 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£550 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Mantas
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Mantas Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mantas
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mantas Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mantas
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mantas within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Mantas Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mantas
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mantas within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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
London - 11 £550 - 2
England - 11 £550 - 2
City of London - 1 £475 - 1

Mantas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mantas 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 Mantas.

1 18 (90.00%) Banking
2 16 (80.00%) Finance
3 15 (75.00%) Actimize
4 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
6 9 (45.00%) Investment Banking
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
7 8 (40.00%) Analytics
8 7 (35.00%) Norkom
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) Project Management
10 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
11 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (20.00%) C
11 4 (20.00%) Cognos
11 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (20.00%) Change Management
11 4 (20.00%) Derivative
11 4 (20.00%) Data Management
11 4 (20.00%) Equities
11 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (20.00%) Spotfire
11 4 (20.00%) QlikView
11 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
12 3 (15.00%) SWIFT
12 3 (15.00%) Degree
12 3 (15.00%) QA
12 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management

Mantas
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mantas 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 Mantas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) Spotfire
2 4 (20.00%) QlikView
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 18 (90.00%) Banking
2 16 (80.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Front Office
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) International Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Project Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Mining Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Derivative
2 4 (20.00%) Equities
3 3 (15.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) IIBA
2 1 (5.00%) CAPM
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Actimize
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 7 (35.00%) Norkom
4 4 (20.00%) Cognos
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