The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Rackspace.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rackspace 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+55.03% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
209 106 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 56.03% 43.09% 47.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 57 51
Average daily rate £350 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £189 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £437 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.93 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% -42.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.51 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.06 £26.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Rackspace 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 Rackspace.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Packet Switching
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Netezza
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) CITP
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) RightScale
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Rackspace 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 Rackspace. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Packet Switching
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) MarkLogic
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) CITP
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Netezza
1 1 (100.00%) RightScale
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk