Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for IDOL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IDOL over the 6 months to 18 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.

HP IDOL
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 624 617 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +613
Contract jobs citing IDOL 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.004% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.018% 0.019% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
London median daily rate £450 - -
England median daily rate £500 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
England median hourly rate - £60.00 -

IDOL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11052 10525 11362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.75% 23.27% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8198 7480 8089
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £353 £320 £300
90th Percentile £660 £638 £625
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 38 77
London median hourly rate £26.61 £30.94 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.01% +37.51% -14.29%
10th Percentile £18.20 £15.25 £14.90
90th Percentile £58.75 £86.23 £88.00
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

IDOL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IDOL in London

IDOL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IDOL in London

IDOL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IDOL in London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

IDOL
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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared