The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Metastorm 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 Metastorm over the 3 months to 1 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 Metastorm, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metastorm
Rank 577 572 583
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Metastorm 25 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.021% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.044% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £405 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £455 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £200 £488
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -58.97%
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
26125 25038 26975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.21% 46.89% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14683 13889 13716
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +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 1123 1119 1353
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

Metastorm
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Metastorm Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Metastorm
Daily Rate Trend

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

Metastorm Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Metastorm
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Metastorm within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Metastorm Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Metastorm
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Metastorm Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Metastorm
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Metastorm within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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 +1 25 £450 +11.11% 1
London +1 11 £450 +8.43% 1
North West +2 1 £425 +112.50%
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Watford - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - -

Metastorm
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Metastorm 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 Metastorm.

1 28 (54.90%) .NET
2 24 (47.06%) Workflow
3 22 (43.14%) Finance
3 22 (43.14%) CRM
4 16 (31.37%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
6 10 (19.61%) Web Services
6 10 (19.61%) Open Text
7 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.69%) QA
8 8 (15.69%) SOA
9 7 (13.73%) Banking
10 6 (11.76%) Migration
10 6 (11.76%) Release Management
10 6 (11.76%) C#
10 6 (11.76%) SQL
10 6 (11.76%) Project Management
10 6 (11.76%) Process Management
11 5 (9.80%) MVC
11 5 (9.80%) Lotus
11 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
11 5 (9.80%) XML
11 5 (9.80%) J2EE
11 5 (9.80%) IBM Notes
11 5 (9.80%) jQuery
11 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
12 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
12 4 (7.84%) SharePoint

Metastorm
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.80%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.92%) Cordys
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.92%) NUnit
1 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Automotive
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Project Manager
2 15 (29.41%) Technical Project Manager
2 15 (29.41%) Technical Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Process Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Data Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) Web Services
3 5 (9.80%) XML
3 5 (9.80%) J2EE
3 5 (9.80%) jQuery
4 3 (5.88%) REST
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) SOAP
5 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 2 (3.92%) JMS
5 2 (3.92%) Middleware
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.96%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) CMDB
2 2 (3.92%) Social Media
2 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Workflow
2 22 (43.14%) CRM
3 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.69%) SOA
5 6 (11.76%) Process Management
5 6 (11.76%) Project Management
5 6 (11.76%) Migration
5 6 (11.76%) Release Management
6 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.88%) Change Control
8 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.88%) B2B
8 3 (5.88%) B2C
8 3 (5.88%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) C#
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) RPG
5 1 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
1 3 (5.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (19.61%) Open Text
3 5 (9.80%) Lotus
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (3.92%) SAP
6 2 (3.92%) GoldenSource
6 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.92%) Ektron
6 2 (3.92%) StreamBase
6 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.96%) Nintex
7 1 (1.96%) LexisNexis