The table below looks at the statistics for Tesseract skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tesseract over the 3 months to 3 September 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fidessa LatentZero Tesseract
Rank 629 615 591
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -24
Contract jobs citing Tesseract 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.022% 0.020% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate
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- £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £550
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4560 5122 4735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.81% 9.06% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2572 2706 2490
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 68 91
Average hourly rate £22.32 £31.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.14% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.40 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.57 £31.50 £18.37
% change year-on-year
-37.87% +71.52%

Tesseract
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tesseract Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tesseract
Daily Rate Trend

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

Tesseract Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tesseract
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tesseract within the UK.

Tesseract Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Tesseract
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tesseract 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 Tesseract.

1 4 (80.00%) Fidessa
1 4 (80.00%) Charles River
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
1 4 (80.00%) LatentZero
1 4 (80.00%) Minerva
1 4 (80.00%) Sentinel
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (80.00%) Derivative
1 4 (80.00%) Fund Management
1 4 (80.00%) thinkFolio
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (80.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (80.00%) Equities
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Tesseract
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tesseract 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 Tesseract. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) LatentZero
1 4 (80.00%) Minerva
1 4 (80.00%) Sentinel
1 4 (80.00%) thinkFolio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (80.00%) Equities
1 4 (80.00%) Derivative
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) HPUX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (80.00%) Fund Management
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Fidessa
1 4 (80.00%) Charles River
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat