The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of RedPrairie 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 RedPrairie over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 the RedPrairie Corporation.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RedPrairie
Rank 563 546 560
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Contract jobs citing RedPrairie 17 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.048% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% 0.10% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 14
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £390 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £610 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23993 23758 26687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.54% 47.39% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13413 12775 13419
Average daily rate £380 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1060 1245 1358
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%

RedPrairie
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RedPrairie Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RedPrairie
Daily Rate Trend

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

RedPrairie Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RedPrairie
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RedPrairie within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

RedPrairie Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RedPrairie
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RedPrairie within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -18 16 £388 -8.82% 6
North West 0 7 £488 -
West Midlands - 3 £463 -
London -3 2 £375 -23.07%
Manchester 0 1 £500 -
East Midlands -4 1 £125 -72.22% 1
South East -27 1 £425 +3.03% 5
City of London - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 £350 -
Berkshire - 1 £425 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 5
Lancashire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Nuneaton - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 5
Reading - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Barnsley - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
South West - - - -

RedPrairie
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RedPrairie 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 RedPrairie.

1 27 (50.94%) Retail
2 26 (49.06%) JDA
3 13 (24.53%) WFM
4 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.09%) SAP
5 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Oracle
6 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
6 7 (13.21%) Logistics
7 6 (11.32%) Supplier Management
7 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
7 6 (11.32%) JCL
7 6 (11.32%) CICS
7 6 (11.32%) DB2
7 6 (11.32%) COBOL
7 6 (11.32%) Java
7 6 (11.32%) UNIX
8 5 (9.43%) ERP
8 5 (9.43%) SAP ERP
8 5 (9.43%) SAP EWM
9 4 (7.55%) Use Case
9 4 (7.55%) Finance
9 4 (7.55%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (5.66%) UML
10 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.66%) Degree
10 3 (5.66%) Ceridian

RedPrairie
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RedPrairie 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 RedPrairie. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) CICS
1 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SAP ERP
1 5 (9.43%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) DB2
General
1 27 (50.94%) Retail
2 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
4 3 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Project Manager
1 14 (26.42%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Developer
7 2 (3.77%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Problem Manager
7 2 (3.77%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) WFM
2 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (13.21%) Logistics
4 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
4 7 (13.21%) Project Management
5 6 (11.32%) Supplier Management
6 5 (9.43%) ERP
7 4 (7.55%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Use Case
8 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) UML
9 2 (3.77%) MODAF
9 2 (3.77%) Validation
9 2 (3.77%) SOA
9 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.77%) Matrix Management
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.77%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) COBOL
1 6 (11.32%) Java
1 6 (11.32%) JCL
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) JDA
2 8 (15.09%) SAP
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Ceridian
5 2 (3.77%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix