The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SmartStream 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 SmartStream over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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 SmartStream.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartStream
Rank 641 663 640
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing SmartStream 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.034% 0.028% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £428 -
% change year-on-year
+28.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
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
23687 25089 26232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.78% 43.27% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14486 14832 14791
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 838 1090 1173
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% -5.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.15 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

SmartStream
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SmartStream Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SmartStream
Daily Rate Trend

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

SmartStream Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SmartStream
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SmartStream within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SmartStream Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SmartStream
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SmartStream Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SmartStream
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SmartStream within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 8 £550 +4.76% 1
London +5 7 £550 +4.76% 1
South East - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 £550 -

SmartStream
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SmartStream 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 SmartStream.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Cash Management
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) QlikView
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Document Management
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Thunderhead
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (16.67%) Front Office
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

SmartStream
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Algo Collateral
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) QlikView
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (16.67%) Front Office
5 1 (8.33%) Law
5 1 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Production Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) STL
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Cash Management
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
1 1 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
2 2 (16.67%) Thunderhead
3 1 (8.33%) Calypso
3 1 (8.33%) iManage
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Recommind
3 1 (8.33%) Reuters
3 1 (8.33%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase