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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartStream
Rank 654 671 611
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -60
Contract jobs citing SmartStream 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.012% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £450 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £460 £494
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - -
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
24383 25108 24277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.16% 44.01% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14778 13404
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1086 1062
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 5 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 27 July 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 -11 6 £450 -10.00%
London +6 5 £443 -11.35%
City of London +50 1 £450 -
South East - 1 £550 -
Surrey - 1 £550 -

SmartStream
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 15 (75.00%) Back Office
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) Unix
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Cognos
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (10.00%) Sun
7 2 (10.00%) Control-M
7 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.00%) Middleware
7 2 (10.00%) Reuters
7 2 (10.00%) Sybase
7 2 (10.00%) DB2
7 2 (10.00%) VBA
7 2 (10.00%) Perl
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Incident Management

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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.00%) Algo Collateral
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (75.00%) Back Office
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 8 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.00%) Law
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Production Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Support Manager
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Software Development Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (10.00%) iSeries
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Straight-Through Processing
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Control-M
1 2 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Cognos
3 2 (10.00%) Reuters
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
3 2 (10.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.00%) Calypso
4 1 (5.00%) iManage
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Recommind