Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 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.

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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 359 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - +366
Contract jobs citing Orchard 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.037% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.076% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
South East median daily rate - £300 -
England median daily rate £274 £300 £320
% change year-on-year -8.75% -6.25% +62.03%
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 8001 7880 9107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.65% 48.25% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4645 4548 5098
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +6.85%
10th Percentile £239 £220 £226
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 392 447
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.13 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.40% -15.97% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.30 £9.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.13 £47.76 £45.89
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +5.33%

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

Orchard
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Orchard within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 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
Kent - 1 - -
Orchard
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Orchard 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 South East region with a requirement for Orchard.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Anite
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Anite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle