The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Mercator Software, Inc.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercator
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Mercator 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 6.78% - -
As % of the Vendors category 14.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £465 £463
% change year-on-year
- +0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mercator
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
27 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 45.76% 50.00% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 14
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £145 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Woking region citing Mercator as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Mercator
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mercator across the Woking region.

Mercator Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Mercator
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mercator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Mercator.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Tuxedo
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) TPMS
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Mercator
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) TPMS
1 2 (50.00%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) C Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) IP Network Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) VB Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) VB Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Web Analyst Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft