The table below looks at the statistics for WebTrends skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebTrends over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebTrends
Rank 571 545 561
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Contract jobs citing WebTrends 35 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.065% 0.052%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.68% 0.73% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 20
Average daily rate
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£300 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £330 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £510 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £395 -
% change year-on-year
-24.05% -
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
5125 4678 5407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.06% 8.88% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2687 2467 2662
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 85 66
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £11.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

WebTrends
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebTrends Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebTrends
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebTrends Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebTrends
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebTrends within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WebTrends Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebTrends
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebTrends Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebTrends
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebTrends within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
England -4 34 £300 -28.57% 15
London +21 21 £371 -11.78% 8
City of London +29 12 £401 - 3
South East -13 5 £300 -42.85% 3
Berkshire - 3 - - 1
Reading - 3 - -
Birmingham - 2 £350 -
Swindon - 2 £288 -
Woking - 2 £300 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £300 -
Wiltshire - 2 £288 -
South West - 2 £300 -
West Midlands - 2 £350 -
East of England - 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £403 -
East Midlands - 1 £403 -
Northampton - 1 £403 -
Oxford - - - -
Potters Bar - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Sunderland - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
Newport - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

WebTrends
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebTrends 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 WebTrends.

1 45 (65.22%) Analytics
2 39 (56.52%) Marketing
3 28 (40.58%) Social Media
3 28 (40.58%) HTML
4 25 (36.23%) Google
4 25 (36.23%) Google Analytics
5 24 (34.78%) Project Management
6 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 20 (28.99%) SEO
8 18 (26.09%) CSS
9 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
9 16 (23.19%) Finance
9 16 (23.19%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (21.74%) QA
10 15 (21.74%) Omniture
10 15 (21.74%) IIS
11 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.29%) Web Analytics
12 13 (18.84%) Games
12 13 (18.84%) Degree
12 13 (18.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (18.84%) SiteCatalyst
12 13 (18.84%) HTML5
13 12 (17.39%) Online Marketing
14 11 (15.94%) Danish Language
14 11 (15.94%) Blog
14 11 (15.94%) Online Games
14 11 (15.94%) QlikView
14 11 (15.94%) Marketing Strategy
14 11 (15.94%) New Media

WebTrends
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebTrends 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 WebTrends. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (21.74%) IIS
3 11 (15.94%) IBM Notes
4 8 (11.59%) CMS
5 5 (7.25%) Documentum
6 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.35%) Apache
7 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.90%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.45%) WordPress
9 1 (1.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (5.80%) Fireworks
3 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.90%) MS Project
4 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.45%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Google Analytics
2 13 (18.84%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Internet
2 8 (11.59%) Intranet
3 5 (7.25%) Extranet
3 5 (7.25%) DNS
4 3 (4.35%) SSL
5 2 (2.90%) HTTP
6 1 (1.45%) Firewall
6 1 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) QlikView
2 6 (8.70%) Data Mining
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.90%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.80%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (56.52%) Marketing
2 16 (23.19%) Finance
3 13 (18.84%) Games
4 11 (15.94%) Danish Language
5 6 (8.70%) Law
6 5 (7.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (5.80%) Retail
8 3 (4.35%) Publishing
8 3 (4.35%) Legal
9 2 (2.90%) Advertising
10 1 (1.45%) Dutch Language
10 1 (1.45%) French Language
10 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Analyst
2 11 (15.94%) Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Designer
4 5 (7.25%) PPC Manager
4 5 (7.25%) PPC Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) PPC Executive
4 5 (7.25%) Product Specialist
4 5 (7.25%) PPC Specialist
4 5 (7.25%) Web Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.80%) UI Designer
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (4.35%) Digital Producer
6 3 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Web Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (2.90%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) HTML
2 18 (26.09%) CSS
3 13 (18.84%) HTML5
4 10 (14.49%) jQuery
5 9 (13.04%) Web Services
5 9 (13.04%) .NET
6 8 (11.59%) Ajax
6 8 (11.59%) CSS3
7 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
8 5 (7.25%) XML
8 5 (7.25%) XSLT
9 4 (5.80%) XHTML
9 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (4.35%) Java EE
11 2 (2.90%) COM
11 2 (2.90%) JSP
11 2 (2.90%) SOAP
11 2 (2.90%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Social Media
2 11 (15.94%) Blog
2 11 (15.94%) Online Games
2 11 (15.94%) New Media
3 10 (14.49%) Digital Media
4 6 (8.70%) EPoS
4 6 (8.70%) Wiki
4 6 (8.70%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
5 2 (2.90%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Open Source
6 1 (1.45%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) UNIX
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Android
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) Analytics
2 24 (34.78%) Project Management
3 20 (28.99%) SEO
4 16 (23.19%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (20.29%) Web Analytics
6 13 (18.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (17.39%) Online Marketing
8 11 (15.94%) Marketing Strategy
8 11 (15.94%) CRM
9 9 (13.04%) Pay per click
9 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.14%) Web Development
11 7 (10.14%) Content Management
11 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
12 6 (8.70%) Web Design
12 6 (8.70%) Customer Analytics
13 5 (7.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.14%) C#
3 5 (7.25%) PHP
4 2 (2.90%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.90%) Jython
4 2 (2.90%) Korn
4 2 (2.90%) C-shell
4 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.45%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.90%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Google
2 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.74%) Omniture
4 11 (15.94%) Lotus
5 8 (11.59%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.70%) Adobe
6 6 (8.70%) Hitwise
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle
7 4 (5.80%) Cognos
7 4 (5.80%) Websense
8 3 (4.35%) Business Objects
8 3 (4.35%) JBoss
9 2 (2.90%) IBM
9 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.90%) HP
9 2 (2.90%) Zend
9 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.45%) Facebook
10 1 (1.45%) Twitter
10 1 (1.45%) Tableau
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