Period
to 18 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Floorwalker was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Floorwalker
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 826 813 854
Rank change year-on-year -13 +41 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Floorwalker 58 54 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.054% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.057% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 28
UK median daily rate £175 £168 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +3.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £112 £110 £128
90th Percentile £245 £233 £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £165 £135
% change year-on-year +6.06% +22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 6
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £13.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +35.34% -29.38%
10th Percentile £16.90 £12.53 £10.78
90th Percentile £19.74 £18.40 £101.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £11.60
% change year-on-year +59.09% -5.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97,688 94,343 101,051
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.91% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,226 61,914 65,863
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,139 2,819 3,291
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +2.33% +1.58%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.68
% change year-on-year -2.78% +1.84% +1.00%

Floorwalker
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Floorwalker in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Floorwalker in the UK

Floorwalker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Floorwalker in the UK

Floorwalker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Floorwalker over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Floorwalker in the UK

Floorwalker
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Floorwalker in the UK

Floorwalker
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Floorwalker within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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
England +2 52 £175 +12.90% 3
London -8 29 £170 - 1
UK excluding London -27 25 £175 +6.06% 2
Midlands -15 8 £110 -48.24%
East Midlands +10 5 £120 -
South East -14 5 £178 +20.34%
Wales -12 4 £178 +4.41%
North of England -29 4 £213 +51.79%
Yorkshire -17 3 £213 -1.16%
West Midlands -22 3 £110 -48.24%
East of England - 3 £175 -
Scotland -18 1 - -
South West -18 1 - - 2
North West - 1 - -

Floorwalker Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Floorwalker contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Floorwalker in the job title.

1 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 29 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 24 (41.38%) Office 365
4 23 (39.66%) Security Cleared
5 22 (37.93%) Migration
6 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
7 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (20.69%) Windows 7
10 11 (18.97%) Skype
11 10 (17.24%) Skype for Business
12 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
12 7 (12.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 6 (10.34%) OneDrive
13 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (10.34%) Finance
13 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
13 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
14 5 (8.62%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
16 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
16 3 (5.17%) QA
16 3 (5.17%) SCCM
16 3 (5.17%) Reuters
16 3 (5.17%) Bloomberg
16 3 (5.17%) Lotus
16 3 (5.17%) LAN
16 3 (5.17%) IBM Notes

Floorwalker Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (17.24%) Skype for Business
2 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (41.38%) Office 365
2 6 (10.34%) OneDrive
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Skype
2 5 (8.62%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.17%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) Intranet
4 1 (1.72%) SSH
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Swedish Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
1 3 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) iPad
2 2 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 29 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 12 (20.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Migration
2 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (1.72%) Data Migration
3 1 (1.72%) Document Management
3 1 (1.72%) Information Architecture
3 1 (1.72%) Information Governance
3 1 (1.72%) ITSM
3 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
3 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Security Cleared
2 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.17%) Bloomberg
3 3 (5.17%) Lotus
3 3 (5.17%) Reuters
4 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Progress
4 1 (1.72%) Remedy