Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 537 533 517
Rank change year-on-year -4 -16 +11
Contract jobs citing Feasibility Study 80 60 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 38
London median daily rate £456 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% +24.14% -12.65%
10th Percentile £324 £363 £298
90th Percentile £678 £620 £488
England median daily rate £425 £450 £393
% change year-on-year -5.56% +14.65% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
London median hourly rate £45.00 £21.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £20.50 £26.30
90th Percentile £47.50 £21.50 £36.70
England median hourly rate £14.50 £25.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -43.14% -32.89% +8.57%

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 40,665 35,218 37,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.65% 85.84% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,695 25,325 26,869
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 419 459
London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.53% +5.66%
10th Percentile £13.65 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.60 £52.75 £50.20
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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
West London -28 13 £478 - 1
Central London -37 8 £425 -8.11% 2
South London - 5 £525 - 2
East London - 1 £463 - 2
Feasibility Study
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.00%) Project Management
3 21 (26.25%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (22.50%) Business Analysis
5 17 (21.25%) Use Case
6 16 (20.00%) Finance
7 15 (18.75%) Banking
7 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (17.50%) Acceptance Criteria
9 13 (16.25%) Scrum
9 13 (16.25%) Data Management
9 13 (16.25%) ISEB
9 13 (16.25%) UML
10 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
11 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
11 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 10 (12.50%) Workflow
12 10 (12.50%) User Stories
13 9 (11.25%) QA
13 9 (11.25%) Change Management
13 9 (11.25%) Power BI
14 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.00%) Operations Research
14 8 (10.00%) Credit Risk
14 8 (10.00%) SDLC
14 8 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
15 7 (8.75%) Private Banking

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 5 (6.25%) SAS
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.25%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.25%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Boomi
2 1 (1.25%) GitHub
2 1 (1.25%) Serverless
2 1 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) HTTP
1 2 (2.50%) SMS
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Power BI
2 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.50%) Big Data
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.25%) Data Lake
5 5 (6.25%) DataStage
6 4 (5.00%) SAS EBI
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.50%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.25%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.25%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Rational Rose
2 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Maven
3 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (18.75%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Private Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Retail Banking
4 5 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (5.00%) Retail
6 3 (3.75%) Games
6 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.50%) International Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Legal
8 1 (1.25%) Electronics
8 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.25%) Marketing
8 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (63.75%) Analyst
2 46 (57.50%) Business Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Consultant
3 8 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (7.50%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Risk Business Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 4 (5.00%) Pensions Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Business Data Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) XML
2 2 (2.50%) OpenGL
2 2 (2.50%) OpenGL ES
2 2 (2.50%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.25%) Java EE
3 1 (1.25%) Middleware
3 1 (1.25%) RESTful
3 1 (1.25%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.25%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.25%) Spring
3 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.00%) User Experience
4 3 (3.75%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.75%) PDA
5 2 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.50%) Animation
5 2 (2.50%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.50%) FMCG
5 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.50%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.25%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Linux
3 3 (3.75%) Unix
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.00%) Project Management
3 18 (22.50%) Business Analysis
4 17 (21.25%) Use Case
5 14 (17.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 14 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (16.25%) Data Management
6 13 (16.25%) Scrum
6 13 (16.25%) UML
7 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (13.75%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
8 10 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 10 (12.50%) User Stories
8 10 (12.50%) Workflow
9 9 (11.25%) Change Management
10 8 (10.00%) Operations Research
10 8 (10.00%) SDLC
10 8 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
11 6 (7.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) C#
2 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.00%) Python
2 4 (5.00%) VBA
3 3 (3.75%) C
3 3 (3.75%) Java
4 2 (2.50%) C++
4 2 (2.50%) GLSL
4 2 (2.50%) PHP
4 2 (2.50%) R
4 2 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (1.25%) ABAP
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) ISEB
2 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) Degree
5 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.25%) Basel III
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) GDPR
3 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 1 (1.25%) MiFID
3 1 (1.25%) PMO
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) CFEngine
1 2 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (2.50%) Nagios
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.50%) Puppet
1 2 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Cognos
2 5 (6.25%) HP
2 5 (6.25%) Informatica
2 5 (6.25%) SAP
3 4 (5.00%) Splunk
4 2 (2.50%) Capita
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 2 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.50%) Samsung
5 1 (1.25%) Casewise
5 1 (1.25%) Dell
5 1 (1.25%) hybris
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat