The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SumTotal products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SumTotal over the 3 months to 5 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SumTotal Systems.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SumTotal
Rank - - 551
Contract jobs citing SumTotal 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25323 24618 22252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.29% 45.10% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14434 13926 11757
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £221 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1117 1066 1196
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

SumTotal
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SumTotal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SumTotal
Daily Rate Trend

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

SumTotal Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SumTotal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SumTotal 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 SumTotal.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Saba
2 1 (50.00%) Taleo
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (50.00%) CyberSource
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SOA

SumTotal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SumTotal 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 SumTotal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Taleo
1 1 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Saba
2 1 (50.00%) CyberSource
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe