The table below looks at the statistics for SmartPlant skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SmartPlant over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intergraph SmartPlant Enterprise
Rank 599 603 545
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -58
Contract jobs citing SmartPlant 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.066% 0.020% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £500
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4514 4912 4452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.06% 8.74% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2534 2778 2269
Average daily rate £438 £425 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -3.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 74
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.31 £55.00 £77.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.69%

SmartPlant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SmartPlant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SmartPlant
Daily Rate Trend

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

SmartPlant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SmartPlant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SmartPlant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SmartPlant
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SmartPlant within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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 +6 3 - -
Swindon - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -

SmartPlant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SmartPlant 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 SmartPlant.

1 12 (75.00%) XML
1 12 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) VB.NET
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) Intergraph
3 7 (43.75%) MS Access
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) XAML
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
5 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (31.25%) SAP
5 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Life Science
7 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
7 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (18.75%) Data Management
7 3 (18.75%) Content Management
7 3 (18.75%) Information Management
7 3 (18.75%) CAD
7 3 (18.75%) CAE
7 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (12.50%) Publishing
9 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (6.25%) Validation
9 1 (6.25%) MS Excel

SmartPlant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SmartPlant 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 SmartPlant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MS Access
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Programmer
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Information Manager
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Report Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) XML
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (25.00%) Life Science
3 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) CAD
3 3 (18.75%) CAE
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
3 3 (18.75%) Content Management
3 3 (18.75%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
1 11 (68.75%) VB.NET
2 6 (37.50%) XAML
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Intergraph
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) SAP