The table below looks at the statistics for WhereScape RED skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WhereScape RED over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WhereScape RED
Rank 637 612 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing WhereScape RED 3 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.041% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.025% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £431 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 -
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12166 12738 12453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.78% 22.85% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8234 8211 7827
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 166 216
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £15.30 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

WhereScape RED
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WhereScape RED within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

WhereScape RED Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WhereScape RED
Daily Rate Trend

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

WhereScape RED Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WhereScape RED
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WhereScape RED within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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 -42 3 £431 +11.29%
South East -14 1 £450 +16.12%
London -33 1 £413 +6.45%
Milton Keynes - 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -

WhereScape RED
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WhereScape RED 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 WhereScape RED.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (37.50%) ETL Development
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Power BI
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) RedGate
6 1 (12.50%) Tableau
6 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) MDX
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (12.50%) QlikView
6 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

WhereScape RED
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WhereScape RED 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 WhereScape RED. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) ETL Development
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) RedGate
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau