Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Advent products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Advent over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 Advent Software, Inc.

Advent
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 864 859
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 -5
Contract jobs citing Advent 4 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.002% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
England median daily rate £675 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% - -
UK median daily rate £675 £550 -
% change year-on-year +22.73% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Advent is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40269 43942 45222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.77% 45.18% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25273 27142 27158
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £243 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1334 1556 1927
England median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.46 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.79% -5.71% +6.06%

Advent
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Advent as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Advent in England

Advent
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Advent in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Advent in England

Advent
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Advent within the England region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 4 £675 +22.73%
Advent
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Advent 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 England region with a requirement for Advent.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server

Advent
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Database Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Database Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft