The table below looks at the statistics for Visualfiles skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualfiles over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LexisNexis Visualfiles
Rank 623 611 586
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -25
Contract jobs citing Visualfiles 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.073% 0.021% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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 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
4095 4813 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 9.29% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2406 2729 2437
Average daily rate £438 £446 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 38 59
Average hourly rate £39.14 £30.00 £27.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.57 £59.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -49.28%

Visualfiles
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Visualfiles Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Visualfiles
Daily Rate Trend

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

Visualfiles Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Visualfiles
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Visualfiles Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Visualfiles
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualfiles within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 3 - - 2
England -1 3 - - 5

Visualfiles
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles.

1 7 (77.78%) Legal
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Case Management
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) DNA
5 2 (22.22%) VBA
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) iManage
5 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) LexisNexis
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Law

Visualfiles
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Case Management Developer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Legal IT Trainer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Assistant
3 1 (11.11%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Case Management
2 2 (22.22%) DNA
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) iManage
2 2 (22.22%) LexisNexis