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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartStream
Rank 645 647 626
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing SmartStream 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.028% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
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
24772 25383 25427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.33% 44.11% 45.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15155 14984 14140
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £220
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 841 1090 1083
Median hourly rate £19.70 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +3 5 £450 -10.00%
London -10 4 £443 -11.35%
City of London +42 1 £450 -
Surrey - 1 £550 -
South East - 1 £550 -

SmartStream
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Back Office
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Cognos
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) QlikView
6 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
6 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
6 2 (15.38%) Budget Control
6 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
6 2 (15.38%) Straight-Through Processing
6 2 (15.38%) iSeries
6 2 (15.38%) Fund Accounting
6 2 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Sybase
6 2 (15.38%) DB2

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (7.69%) Algo Collateral
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (15.38%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Back Office
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (7.69%) Law
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Production Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
1 2 (15.38%) iSeries
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
1 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Budget Control
2 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Fund Accounting
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Control-M
1 2 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Cognos
3 2 (15.38%) Reuters
3 2 (15.38%) Sun
3 2 (15.38%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
4 1 (7.69%) Calypso
4 1 (7.69%) iManage
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Recommind