Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SmartSuite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SmartSuite over the 6 months to 18 June 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.

IBM Lotus SmartSuite
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 830 886
Contract jobs citing SmartSuite 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Applications category - 0.025% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
UK median daily rate - £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SmartSuite is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,589 8,094 9,884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.63% 8.91% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,142 4,675 5,920
UK median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.71% +3.70% +0.75%
10th Percentile £145 £145 £155
90th Percentile £550 £538 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £321
% change year-on-year +3.08% +1.25% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 780 737 857
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.81 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.55 £43.75 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09% +13.79%

SmartSuite
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SmartSuite in the UK

SmartSuite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SmartSuite in the UK

SmartSuite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SmartSuite in the UK