Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Feasibility Study skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Feasibility Study over the 6 months to 17 August 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.

Feasibility Studies
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 551 562 553
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 -38
Contract jobs citing Feasibility Study 78 44 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 46
London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.45% +17.71%
10th Percentile £335 £313 £343
90th Percentile £628 £713 £625
England median daily rate £450 £413 £441
% change year-on-year +9.15% -6.52% +10.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.87 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -50.46% -6.67% +4.68%

Feasibility Study is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,262 37,462 39,334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.76% 87.67% 86.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,112 26,800 28,511
London median daily rate £500 £499 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% +7.78% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 526 376 340
London median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £21.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.08% +12.04% +7.10%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.24 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.81 £50.00 £52.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.42% +2.13% +9.05%

Feasibility Study
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Feasibility Study as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Feasibility Study in London

Feasibility Study
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Feasibility Study in London

Feasibility Study
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Feasibility Study in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Feasibility Study in London

Feasibility Study
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Feasibility Study in London

Feasibility Study
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 Feasibility Study within the London region over the 6 months to 17 August 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 -20 16 £500 -37.50% 1
West London -19 11 £338 -35.71% 8
North London +5 2 £600 -
South London - 2 £488 -
East London -17 1 - - 2
Feasibility Study
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Feasibility Study 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 Feasibility Study.

1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.77%) Finance
3 16 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 11 (14.10%) Degree
5 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
6 10 (12.82%) MS Visio
6 10 (12.82%) Migration
6 10 (12.82%) Change Management
6 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
7 9 (11.54%) Scrum
7 9 (11.54%) UML
7 9 (11.54%) Python
7 9 (11.54%) Java
7 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.26%) Project Management
8 8 (10.26%) Rational Rose
8 8 (10.26%) SAP
8 8 (10.26%) Linux
8 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
8 8 (10.26%) Use Case
8 8 (10.26%) Target Operating Model
9 7 (8.97%) QA
9 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (8.97%) Validation
9 7 (8.97%) Spring
10 6 (7.69%) Data Management
10 6 (7.69%) C++
10 6 (7.69%) SOA
10 6 (7.69%) BPR

Feasibility Study
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 (5.13%) Confluence
1 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) SAS
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) Liferay
4 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) SAP SRM
2 3 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.28%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.28%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.28%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Office 365
2 4 (5.13%) OneDrive
2 4 (5.13%) PaaS
3 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.85%) IaaS
3 3 (3.85%) SaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Intranet
2 1 (1.28%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) FTP
2 1 (1.28%) LAN
2 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) Big Data
1 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
1 4 (5.13%) Pentaho
2 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (2.56%) Power BI
2 2 (2.56%) Spotfire
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Rational Rose
2 6 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.13%) JIRA
4 3 (3.85%) Selenium
4 3 (3.85%) Subversion
4 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) Protractor
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Retail
2 5 (6.41%) Retail Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Back Office
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (50.00%) Analyst
1 39 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (8.97%) Architect
2 7 (8.97%) Developer
3 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) IT Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Java Team Leader
4 4 (5.13%) Lead Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (5.13%) Office 365 Business Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) SAP Business Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
5 3 (3.85%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) Spring
2 5 (6.41%) .NET
3 4 (5.13%) J2EE
3 4 (5.13%) JSON
3 4 (5.13%) REST
3 4 (5.13%) Struts
4 3 (3.85%) Keras
4 3 (3.85%) TensorFlow
5 2 (2.56%) OpenCV
5 2 (2.56%) Web Services
6 1 (1.28%) XML
6 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.41%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Minimum Viable Product
4 3 (3.85%) User Experience
5 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.56%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.28%) Digital Wallet
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 10 (12.82%) Change Management
4 10 (12.82%) Migration
4 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
5 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.54%) Scrum
5 9 (11.54%) UML
6 8 (10.26%) Project Management
6 8 (10.26%) Target Operating Model
6 8 (10.26%) Use Case
7 7 (8.97%) Validation
8 6 (7.69%) BPR
8 6 (7.69%) Data Integration
8 6 (7.69%) Data Management
8 6 (7.69%) IT Strategy
8 6 (7.69%) Machine Learning
8 6 (7.69%) SOA
8 6 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) Java
1 9 (11.54%) Python
2 6 (7.69%) C++
3 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.13%) SQL
5 2 (2.56%) C
5 2 (2.56%) Groovy
6 1 (1.28%) ABAP
6 1 (1.28%) Ruby
6 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.85%) ISEB
3 3 (3.85%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.56%) PhD
5 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.28%) CISMP
5 1 (1.28%) CISSP
5 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 5 (6.41%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.13%) PMO
4 2 (2.56%) HAZOP
4 2 (2.56%) MiFID
5 1 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.28%) EMIR
5 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.28%) MOM
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Salt
2 1 (1.28%) Terraform
2 1 (1.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) SAP
3 6 (7.69%) Tableau
4 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.56%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.56%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 1 (1.28%) Apple
5 1 (1.28%) Casewise
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) Citrix
5 1 (1.28%) HP
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) Wallstreet Suite