Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Orchard products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Orchard over the 6 months to 22 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

Orchard
England > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 354 387
Rank change year-on-year -10 +33 -8
Contract jobs citing Orchard 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.032% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.013% 0.066% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
South East median daily rate £400 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +9.09% +57.14%
10th Percentile £388 £275 £263
90th Percentile £413 £325 £288
England median daily rate £170 £300 £275
% change year-on-year -43.33% +9.09% +39.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Orchard 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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,923 7,608 8,761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.10% 48.96% 47.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,618 4,325 4,915
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £234 £238 £220
90th Percentile £575 £551 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 386 452
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -17.88% +17.97%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.28 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.65 £46.96 £52.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.34%

Orchard
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Orchard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Orchard in the South East

Orchard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Orchard in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Orchard in the South East

Orchard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Orchard in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Orchard in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Orchard 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 South East region with a requirement for Orchard.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Northgate
1 1 (100.00%) Civica
1 1 (100.00%) Capita
1 1 (100.00%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (100.00%) Aareon QL
1 1 (100.00%) Aareon
1 1 (100.00%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (100.00%) Castleton
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking

Orchard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Aareon QL
1 1 (100.00%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (100.00%) Orchard Housing
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aareon
1 1 (100.00%) Capita
1 1 (100.00%) Castleton
1 1 (100.00%) Civica
1 1 (100.00%) Northgate
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP