Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Thunderhead products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Thunderhead over the 6 months to 20 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Thunderhead Limited.

Thunderhead
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 626 604 616
Rank change year-on-year -22 +12 -13
Contract jobs citing Thunderhead 6 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.027% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.032% 0.063% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
London median daily rate - £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.32% -11.63%
England median daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -26.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Thunderhead is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18903 19075 19674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.51% 42.79% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12849 12712 13039
London median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% +1.41%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 280 404
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.73
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Thunderhead
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Thunderhead in London

Thunderhead
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Thunderhead in London

Thunderhead
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 Thunderhead within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
West London - 1 - -
Thunderhead
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Thunderhead 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 Thunderhead.

1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Law
3 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) DSL
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Calypso
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Spring

Thunderhead
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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DSL
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Blockchain
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (33.33%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Spring Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Derivative
1 2 (33.33%) DTCC
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) EMIR
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Calypso
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (16.67%) ForgeRock
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore