The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Papyrus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Papyrus over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

ISIS Papyrus
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 - 638
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Papyrus 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% - 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.077% - 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Papyrus is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7754 9705 10032
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.56% 18.03% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4957 6467 6260
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 233 340
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.39 £20.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.70% +0.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Papyrus
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Papyrus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Papyrus in the UK

Papyrus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Papyrus in the UK

Papyrus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Papyrus over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Papyrus in the UK

Papyrus
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Papyrus within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 6 £500 - 1
London - 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 £425 -
Durham - 1 £600 -
North East - 1 £600 -
South East - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Papyrus 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 Papyrus.

1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Line Management
1 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) OOP
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Papyrus
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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Documentation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (12.50%) Line Management
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) OOP
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central