Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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.

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England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 575 575
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -47
Contract jobs citing Scorecard 54 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.094% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 21
London median daily rate £445 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.02% -1.44% -5.67%
10th Percentile £275 £285 £244
90th Percentile £513 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.19% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
London median hourly rate £140.00 £23.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +499.83% - -
England median hourly rate £140.00 £23.34 £14.00
% change year-on-year +499.83% +66.71% +7.69%

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 41313 38562 38802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.87% 86.27% 84.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30094 27601 27716
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 418 471
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.30 £12.09 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.20 £50.84 £50.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.36 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% +10.70% +15.79%

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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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 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 0 13 £300 -25.00% 1
West London - 2 £325 -
South London - 1 £600 -
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England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scorecard 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 Scorecard.

1 35 (64.81%) Finance
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (31.48%) Project Management
3 14 (25.93%) Analytics
3 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) Banking
5 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (18.52%) Scrum
6 10 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 9 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
7 9 (16.67%) DevOps
7 9 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 8 (14.81%) Coaching
8 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (14.81%) SQL
9 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
9 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.96%) Kanban
9 7 (12.96%) Marketing
9 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
10 6 (11.11%) Data Quality
10 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
10 6 (11.11%) Visualisation
10 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery

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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 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Power BI
1 4 (7.41%) QlikView
2 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.56%) PowerPivot
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.70%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.85%) OLAP
4 1 (1.85%) OLTP
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) Spotfire
General
1 35 (64.81%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Marketing
4 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
5 4 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.56%) Legal
6 3 (5.56%) Retail
7 1 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Scrum Master
3 7 (12.96%) Agile Scrum Master
3 7 (12.96%) Report Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) QlikView Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Developer
6 3 (5.56%) NHS Performance Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Sales Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Data Modeller
7 2 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) ITSM Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) COM
1 2 (3.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
1 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
1 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.85%) MVS
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Project Management
2 14 (25.93%) Analytics
3 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (18.52%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
6 9 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 9 (16.67%) DevOps
6 9 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.81%) Coaching
7 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
8 7 (12.96%) Kanban
9 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
9 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (11.11%) Visualisation
10 5 (9.26%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Python
3 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ACCA
3 1 (1.85%) CIMA
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.85%) EFQM
4 1 (1.85%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.85%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Citrix
2 3 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (5.56%) Tableau
3 2 (3.70%) Fixnetix
3 2 (3.70%) Reuters
4 1 (1.85%) Cadence
4 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO