Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

IBM Lotus SmartSuite
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing SmartSuite 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% - -
As % of the Applications category 0.077% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
UK median daily rate £550 - -
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 9073 9676 11628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.80% 9.19% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5525 5670 6779
UK median daily rate £350 £342 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.34% -2.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £150
90th Percentile £560 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 751 952 1100
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.03 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.28% +3.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.14 £9.50
90th Percentile £35.50 £39.95 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% -

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

SmartSuite
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SmartSuite within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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
London - 7 £550 -
England - 7 £550 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SmartSuite 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 SmartSuite.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Use Case
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Content Development
1 7 (100.00%) RSA Archer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Segmentation

SmartSuite
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 7 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Content Development
1 7 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 7 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Use Case
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Network Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) RSA Archer