The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Redback products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Redback over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Redback Networks, Inc.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Redback
UK
Rank 597 635 618
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Contract jobs citing Redback 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.005% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
20236 22175 23848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.48% 43.32% 45.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12544 13270 13641
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 746 834 965
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £43.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Redback
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Redback as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Redback Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Redback
Daily Rate Trend

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

Redback Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Redback
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Redback within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Redback Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Redback
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Redback Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Redback
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Redback within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 4 £350 - 3
Middlesex - 2 £350 -
London - 2 £500 - 3
South East - 2 £350 -
City of London - 1 £500 - 3

Redback
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Redback also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Redback.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) UniBasic
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) XSL
4 1 (25.00%) ODBC
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) VB

Redback
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) ODBC
4 1 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) UniBasic
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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Prospectus IT Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago