The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedDot products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RedDot over the 3 months to 19 December 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 RedDot Solutions.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RedDot
Rank 123 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RedDot 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.038% - 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.095% - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 - -
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England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1055 984 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.75% 43.39% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 513 438
Average daily rate £363 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 71 66
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

RedDot
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RedDot Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RedDot
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RedDot Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RedDot
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RedDot within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
RedDot
England

RedDot
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RedDot 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 RedDot.

1 6 (85.71%) CMS
1 6 (85.71%) Open Text
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) LiveLink
3 4 (57.14%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (28.57%) EPiServer
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development

RedDot
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RedDot 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 RedDot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) LiveLink
3 2 (28.57%) EPiServer CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) CMS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Open Text
2 2 (28.57%) EPiServer