The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Patsystems 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 Patsystems over the 3 months to 20 October 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 Patsystems plc.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Patsystems
Rank 628 579 574
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -5
Contract jobs citing Patsystems 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.008% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £513 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +86.36%
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
26264 24376 26262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 46.28% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15247 13770 13541
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1234 1149 1356
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

Patsystems
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Patsystems Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Patsystems
Daily Rate Trend

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

Patsystems Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Patsystems
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Patsystems Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Patsystems
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 Patsystems within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 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
London +13 1 £500 -2.43% 1
England -29 1 £500 -2.43% 1

Patsystems
Top 7 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Patsystems 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 Patsystems.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) EasyScreen
1 1 (100.00%) ION Trading

Patsystems
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) EasyScreen
1 1 (100.00%) ION Trading