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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartStream
UK
Rank 584 609 598
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs citing SmartStream 16 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.041% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 3
Median daily rate £525 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
20377 21963 22712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 43.19% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12494 12880 13340
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 765 881 1010
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 2017.

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 3 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +31 16 £525 +31.25%
London +15 16 £525 +31.25%
City of London -4 10 £425 +6.25%

SmartStream
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 18 (60.00%) Cash Management
2 17 (56.67%) Banking
3 16 (53.33%) Back Office
4 15 (50.00%) SWIFT
5 14 (46.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 14 (46.67%) Middleware
5 14 (46.67%) Windows
5 14 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
7 11 (36.67%) Workflow
7 11 (36.67%) Finance
8 10 (33.33%) Subversion
9 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
10 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
10 8 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
10 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (23.33%) Financial Institution
11 7 (23.33%) Derivative
12 5 (16.67%) AOP
12 5 (16.67%) JIRA
12 5 (16.67%) SQL
12 5 (16.67%) Hedge funds
13 4 (13.33%) SDLC
13 4 (13.33%) Unix
13 4 (13.33%) QlikView
14 3 (10.00%) Confluence
14 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint

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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.33%) QlikView
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Subversion
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (56.67%) Banking
2 16 (53.33%) Back Office
3 12 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 11 (36.67%) Finance
5 7 (23.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (6.67%) Front Office
6 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Operational Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Operations Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Development Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Development Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Java Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Software Development Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 7 (23.33%) Derivative
3 5 (16.67%) Hedge funds
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Cash Management
2 14 (46.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 11 (36.67%) Workflow
4 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) AOP
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) Document Management
9 2 (6.67%) Kanban
9 2 (6.67%) Migration
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Sybase
1 2 (6.67%) Tableau
1 2 (6.67%) Thunderhead
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle