Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Blue Prism products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blue Prism over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 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 Blue Prism.

Blue Prism
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 608 546 607
Rank change year-on-year -62 +61 -1
Contract jobs citing Blue Prism 32 48 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.069% 0.11% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.27% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 2
London median daily rate £525 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% -15.91%
10th Percentile £345 £331 £426
90th Percentile £754 £675 £509
England median daily rate £450 £475 £525
% change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 - -

Blue Prism 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,286 17,640 18,981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.33% 41.78% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,409 11,875 12,884
London median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £656 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 241 229
London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £17.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.26% +10.67% -5.78%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £36.69
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

Blue Prism
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Blue Prism as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Prism in London

Blue Prism
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blue Prism in London

Blue Prism
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Blue Prism in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Blue Prism in London

Blue Prism
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Prism within the London region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Central London -40 8 £575 +6.98% 2
South London -46 1 £325 +100.00%
Blue Prism
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Blue Prism also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Blue Prism.

1 21 (65.63%) Robotic Process Automation
2 18 (56.25%) Robotics
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) Automation Anywhere
4 13 (40.63%) UiPath
5 11 (34.38%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) Scrum
6 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 8 (25.00%) Change Control
7 8 (25.00%) Banking
8 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
9 6 (18.75%) iPad
9 6 (18.75%) Change Management
9 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 6 (18.75%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (15.63%) Back Office
10 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (12.50%) User Stories
11 4 (12.50%) DevOps
11 4 (12.50%) Coaching
11 4 (12.50%) Confluence
11 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Kanban
11 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma

Blue Prism
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 4 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Process Modeller
2 4 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 3 (9.38%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Automation Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Robotics
2 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.75%) iPad
4 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Equities
6 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Robotic Process Automation
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) Change Control
4 8 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.75%) Change Management
6 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.50%) Coaching
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (12.50%) DevOps
7 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 4 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (9.38%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (9.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.50%) VBA
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) C++
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Automation Anywhere
1 13 (40.63%) UiPath
2 2 (6.25%) MuleSoft
2 2 (6.25%) Pega
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft