The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ReadSoft 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 ReadSoft over the 3 months to 15 September 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 ReadSoft.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ReadSoft
Rank 620 - 577
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ReadSoft 2 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% - 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
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
26368 24697 27463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.99% 46.71% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14920 13807 13970
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
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 1159 1097 1359
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.34 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

ReadSoft
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ReadSoft Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ReadSoft
Daily Rate Trend

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

ReadSoft Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ReadSoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ReadSoft 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 ReadSoft.

1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (37.50%) SAP MM
2 3 (37.50%) FileNet
2 3 (37.50%) Kofax
2 3 (37.50%) AWD
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (25.00%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (25.00%) SAP SRM
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) EMC Centera
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) ABAP
4 1 (12.50%) SAP SD

ReadSoft
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ReadSoft 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 ReadSoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) FileNet
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP MM
1 3 (37.50%) AWD
2 2 (25.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (25.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle AGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) EMC Centera
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) AIX
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Kofax
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft