The table below looks at the statistics for Papyrus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Papyrus over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISIS Papyrus
Rank - 556 519
Contract jobs citing Papyrus 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.092% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 £217
% change year-on-year
- +61.47%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9287 8731 7891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.43% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5669 5187 4454
Average daily rate £400 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 301 396
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.46 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

Papyrus
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Papyrus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Papyrus
Daily Rate Trend

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

Papyrus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Papyrus
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Papyrus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Papyrus
Top 9 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Papyrus 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 Papyrus.

1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) DocBase
3 1 (25.00%) Thunderhead
3 1 (25.00%) Exstream

Papyrus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Papyrus 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 Papyrus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DocBase
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Content Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Thunderhead