The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Tealeaf 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 Tealeaf over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Tealeaf Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tealeaf
Rank 585 540 587
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +47
Contract jobs citing Tealeaf 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.018% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £306 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25818 22455 27837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.86% 47.05% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14474 11940 14191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1186 1344
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%

Tealeaf
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tealeaf Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tealeaf
Daily Rate Trend

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

Tealeaf Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tealeaf
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tealeaf within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -89 2 £306 -28.00% 4
South East -13 1 - -
London -25 1 £306 -28.00% 3
Manchester - - - -
Kent - - - -
North West - - - - 1

Tealeaf
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tealeaf 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 Tealeaf.

1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Omniture
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Maxymiser
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET

Tealeaf
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tealeaf 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 Tealeaf. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Omniture
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Maxymiser
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle