Period
to 24 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of RedDot products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RedDot over the 6 months to 24 July 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 RedDot Solutions.

RedDot
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 598 595
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 -19
Contract jobs citing RedDot 1 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.002% 0.029% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.006% 0.069% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 9
London median daily rate £375 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +25.71% -3.05%
10th Percentile £363 £391 £194
90th Percentile £388 £476 £438
England median daily rate £375 £440 £363
% change year-on-year -14.77% +21.38% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

RedDot 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 17432 18907 20482
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.63% 41.54% 43.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11738 12824 13401
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £279 £263 £245
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 224 486
London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -6.42% +3.89%
10th Percentile £12.18 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £35.86 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

RedDot
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RedDot in London

RedDot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RedDot in London

RedDot
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RedDot in London

RedDot
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 RedDot within the London region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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 +8 1 £375 -14.77%
RedDot
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RedDot 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 RedDot.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)

RedDot
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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SignalR
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText