The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Palantir 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 Palantir over the 3 months to 1 May 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 Palantir Technologies.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Palantir
Rank 599 592 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Palantir 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.012% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £525 -
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
25335 24686 22668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 45.32% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14466 13932 12019
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £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 1097 1061 1208
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.81 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.90% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Palantir
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Palantir Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Palantir
Daily Rate Trend

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

Palantir Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Palantir
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Palantir within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
London -4 1 - - 2
England -10 1 - - 3

Palantir
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Palantir 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 Palantir.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Spark SQL
2 2 (50.00%) GraphX
2 2 (50.00%) SNA
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Lucene
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (50.00%) Social Network
2 2 (50.00%) QlikView
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) CouchDB

Palantir
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Palantir 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 Palantir. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (50.00%) QlikView
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Sqoop
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (50.00%) Impala
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Scala Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) GraphX
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Lucene
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) D3.js
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Social Network
2 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Parallel Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Spark SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos