The table below looks at the statistics for Quickr skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quickr over the 3 months to 29 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Contract jobs citing Quickr 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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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
9703 9203 8413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.19% 17.38% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6033 5679 4745
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 313 445
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.09 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

Quickr
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Quickr Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quickr
Daily Rate Trend

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

Quickr Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Quickr
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Quickr 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 Quickr.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Quickr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Quickr 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 Quickr. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus