Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Speakerbus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Speakerbus over the 6 months to 18 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Speakerbus plc.

Speakerbus
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 867 885 883
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2 +21
Contract jobs citing Speakerbus 37 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.030% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
UK median daily rate £475 £250 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -41.18% +3.03%
10th Percentile £175 £183 £413
90th Percentile £575 £488 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Speakerbus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 44,313 43,632 46,101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.26% 42.24% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,527 27,352 28,197
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £235 £240
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,627 1,407 1,683
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.69 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £16.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.75% +1.52% -2.94%

Speakerbus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Speakerbus in the UK

Speakerbus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Speakerbus in the UK

Speakerbus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Speakerbus in the UK

Speakerbus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Speakerbus in the UK

Speakerbus
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Speakerbus within the UK over the 6 months to 18 December 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 +26 34 £450 +80.00% 4
London +41 27 £550 +120.00% 4
UK excluding London - 10 £275 -
North of England - 5 £200 -
North West - 5 £200 -
Scotland - 3 £475 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Speakerbus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Speakerbus.

1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (75.68%) Finance
3 22 (59.46%) Reuters
4 20 (54.05%) Bloomberg
4 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
4 20 (54.05%) Windows
4 20 (54.05%) Blackberry
4 20 (54.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 20 (54.05%) Fixed Income
4 20 (54.05%) Wallstreet Suite
4 20 (54.05%) Eikon
4 20 (54.05%) FactSet
5 15 (40.54%) Banking
5 15 (40.54%) Law
5 15 (40.54%) Time Management
5 15 (40.54%) Sony
5 15 (40.54%) Service Management
5 15 (40.54%) DNS
5 15 (40.54%) SLA
5 15 (40.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 15 (40.54%) Virtual Desktop
6 14 (37.84%) Front Office
6 14 (37.84%) Verint
7 13 (35.14%) Migration
8 11 (29.73%) BT
9 10 (27.03%) Back Office
9 10 (27.03%) BCP
10 9 (24.32%) MiFID
10 9 (24.32%) Hedge funds
10 9 (24.32%) Avaya

Speakerbus
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 20 (54.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) DNS
2 9 (24.32%) Skype
3 2 (5.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 28 (75.68%) Finance
2 15 (40.54%) Banking
2 15 (40.54%) Law
3 14 (37.84%) Front Office
4 10 (27.03%) Back Office
5 9 (24.32%) Financial Institution
6 5 (13.51%) Investment Banking
7 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Migration Engineer
1 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Back Office Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Voice Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Compliance Specialist
5 4 (10.81%) Migration Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Support
7 1 (2.70%) Compliance Officer
7 1 (2.70%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Voice Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Blackberry
1 20 (54.05%) Fixed Income
2 9 (24.32%) Hedge funds
3 5 (13.51%) Equities
4 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Service Management
1 15 (40.54%) Time Management
2 13 (35.14%) Migration
3 10 (27.03%) BCP
4 5 (13.51%) Break/Fix
4 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.41%) Change Control
7 2 (5.41%) Task Automation
8 1 (2.70%) E-Discovery
8 1 (2.70%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCNA
1 2 (5.41%) CCNP
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (40.54%) SLA
2 9 (24.32%) GDPR
2 9 (24.32%) MiFID
3 5 (13.51%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
2 22 (59.46%) Reuters
3 20 (54.05%) Bloomberg
3 20 (54.05%) FactSet
3 20 (54.05%) Wallstreet Suite
4 15 (40.54%) Sony
5 14 (37.84%) Verint
6 11 (29.73%) BT
7 9 (24.32%) Avaya
8 6 (16.22%) Red Box
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco
9 5 (13.51%) Proofpoint
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle