The table below looks at the statistics for Visualfiles skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualfiles over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LexisNexis Visualfiles
Rank 597 643 642
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -1
Contract jobs citing Visualfiles 17 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.40% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 4
Median daily rate £300 £278 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -35.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £316 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £278 £431
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -35.65%
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 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
4243 4537 5188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.56% 8.25% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2662 2563 3042
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 84 40
Median hourly rate £17.50 £31.86 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.06% +37.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.62 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £52.47 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-39.47% +100.00%

Visualfiles
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Visualfiles as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualfiles within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Visualfiles Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualfiles within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +29 17 £300 +8.10% 1
North West +6 9 £408 +46.84%
Manchester +6 8 £408 +46.84%
Yorkshire - 8 £273 -
Leeds - 8 £273 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £273 -

Visualfiles
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles.

1 18 (66.67%) Case Management
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 7 (25.93%) Law
4 6 (22.22%) CMS
5 5 (18.52%) LexisNexis
5 5 (18.52%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
8 2 (7.41%) Windows
8 2 (7.41%) Legal
9 1 (3.70%) Migration
9 1 (3.70%) Web Development
9 1 (3.70%) iManage
9 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.70%) CSS
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
9 1 (3.70%) Citrix
9 1 (3.70%) HTML
9 1 (3.70%) Sass

Visualfiles
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 6 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Case Management Developer
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Trainer
5 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Trainer
5 1 (3.70%) Legal IT Trainer
5 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Case Management
2 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
2 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
2 1 (3.70%) Migration
2 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
2 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) LexisNexis
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) iManage
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft