The table below looks at the statistics for OmniPeek skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OmniPeek over the 3 months to 28 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WildPackets OmniPeek
Rank - - 526
Contract jobs citing OmniPeek 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £400
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 Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7319 6447 7117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.61% 13.20% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4100 3421 3411
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 378 636
Average hourly rate £23.75 £18.60 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.68% -17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

OmniPeek
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OmniPeek within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OmniPeek Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OmniPeek
Daily Rate Trend

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

OmniPeek Daily Rate Trend in the UK