The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Lotus Quickr
Rank 586 571 578
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing Quickr 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.041% 0.023% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9655 8718 9866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.67% 17.05% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5674 4980 5629
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 420 443
Average hourly rate £17.68 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%

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 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quickr within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
England -2 4 - - 2
Derbyshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
London - - - -

Quickr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Lotus
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (100.00%) FMCG
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) IBM

Quickr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 14 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 25 days ago