The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 26 April 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 Alterian.

Alterian
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 425 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Alterian 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -8.23% +41.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Alterian is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8439 9491 9912
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.65% 41.19% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5706 6414 6401
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 123 215
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +1.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.05 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Alterian
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Alterian as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Alterian in London

Alterian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Alterian in London

Alterian
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alterian in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Alterian in London

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Alterian 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 London region with a requirement for Alterian.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Data Mining
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
1 5 (83.33%) FastStats
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Insight
2 4 (66.67%) R
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) Kentico
4 1 (16.67%) SmartFocus
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Sitefinity
4 1 (16.67%) Ninject
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) DNN
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
4 1 (16.67%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS

Alterian
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) DNN
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Immediacy CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Kentico
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitefinity
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) FastStats
2 1 (16.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) CRM Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Data Insight Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Tridion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (16.67%) Ninject
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Streaming Music
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Insight
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore