Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Scorecard skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scorecard over the 6 months to 24 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.

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England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 576 551 571
Rank change year-on-year -25 +20 -68
Contract jobs citing Scorecard 44 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.094% 0.097% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 24
London median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £210 £318 £177
90th Percentile £688 £625 £538
England median daily rate £470 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +13.94% +10.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £23.34 -
England median hourly rate - £23.34 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +66.71% -12.50%

Scorecard 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 40,379 35,500 37,877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.67% 85.91% 85.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,459 25,532 27,141
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 £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 402 459
London median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.00% +28.24% +4.81%
10th Percentile £13.73 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £54.31 £50.20
England median hourly rate £24.30 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -2.82% +6.38% +16.05%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Scorecard in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scorecard in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scorecard in London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scorecard in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scorecard in London

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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 Scorecard within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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
Central London -20 13 £300 -29.41% 4
South London - 1 £600 -
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England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scorecard 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 Scorecard.

1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Project Management
3 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (18.18%) Balanced Scorecard
6 7 (15.91%) Information Security
6 7 (15.91%) Banking
6 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
6 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
6 7 (15.91%) Analytics
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (13.64%) Marketing
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Legal
8 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) Windows
8 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
9 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.09%) Reference Data
9 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics
9 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
9 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (9.09%) SQL

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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 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Big Data
1 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.55%) OLAP
1 2 (4.55%) Power BI
1 2 (4.55%) PowerPivot
1 2 (4.55%) Text Mining
2 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (2.27%) OLTP
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.27%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Marketing
4 5 (11.36%) Legal
5 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (6.82%) Retail
7 1 (2.27%) Advertising
7 1 (2.27%) Billing
7 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
2 5 (11.36%) Report Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) NHS Performance Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Business Change Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Change Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Change Management Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Data Scientist
5 2 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Management Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (4.55%) SAP Business Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Scrum Master
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (4.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Reference Data
4 3 (6.82%) NHS
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) MVS
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) Balanced Scorecard
2 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (15.91%) Analytics
3 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
3 7 (15.91%) Information Security
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.09%) Statistics
7 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
7 3 (6.82%) Content Management
7 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) R
4 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) ACCA
2 1 (2.27%) APMG
2 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.27%) CIMA
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.27%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Citrix
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.27%) Cadence
4 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.27%) Reuters
4 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.27%) VMware