Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Orchard Housing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Orchard Housing over the 6 months to 14 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.

Orchard Housing
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 875 862 908
Rank change year-on-year -13 +46 -29
Contract jobs citing Orchard Housing 2 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.016% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.025% 0.19% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 7
UK median daily rate £388 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -6.25% +42.22%
10th Percentile £369 £230 £258
90th Percentile £406 £338 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +29.17% -7.69% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Orchard Housing is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8087 8610 9169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.83% 8.36% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4848 5164 5108
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £306 £303 £275
90th Percentile £650 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 92 137
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -6.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.60 £9.50 £11.70
90th Percentile £56.93 £99.00 £54.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -27.42% +10.71% -11.11%

Orchard Housing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Orchard Housing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Orchard Housing in the UK

Orchard Housing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Orchard Housing in the UK

Orchard Housing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Orchard Housing in the UK

Orchard Housing
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Orchard Housing within the UK over the 6 months to 14 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
UK excluding London +19 2 £388 +29.17%
England -27 2 £388 +29.17%
North of England +41 1 £388 -
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £388 -

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Orchard Housing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Orchard Housing.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Orchard
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Aareon QL
2 1 (50.00%) Aareon
2 1 (50.00%) OPENHousing
2 1 (50.00%) Kypera Housing
2 1 (50.00%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (50.00%) Castleton
2 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Northgate
2 1 (50.00%) Civica
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) Academy Housing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports

Orchard Housing
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Aareon QL
1 1 (50.00%) Academy Housing
1 1 (50.00%) Kypera Housing
1 1 (50.00%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (50.00%) OPENHousing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Orchard
2 1 (50.00%) Aareon
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) Castleton
2 1 (50.00%) Civica
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Northgate
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle