Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Visualfiles skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualfiles over the 6 months to 29 May 2020 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.

LexisNexis Visualfiles
UK
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 599 831 868
Rank change year-on-year +232 +37 -26
Contract jobs citing Visualfiles 6 15 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.17% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 12
Median daily rate £416 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.56% +20.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £350 £368 £279
90th Percentile £530 £488 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Visualfiles 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 3,472 6,124 7,041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.47% 6.74% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,054 3,703 4,149
Median daily rate £500 £485 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +3.19% +4.44%
10th Percentile £315 £323 £313
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 88 96
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +41.41% -21.43%
10th Percentile £14.64 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.28 £64.05 £49.38
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year - +70.73% -36.43%

Visualfiles
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Visualfiles as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Visualfiles in the UK

Visualfiles
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Visualfiles.

Daily rate trend for Visualfiles in the UK

Visualfiles
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Visualfiles over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Visualfiles in the UK

Visualfiles
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Visualfiles.

Hourly rate trend for Visualfiles in the UK

Visualfiles
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 Visualfiles within the UK over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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 +242 5 £416 -7.56% 1
UK excluding London +170 3 £450 - 1
London +180 2 £416 -16.80%
North of England +94 2 £450 +5.88%
North West +60 1 £350 -17.65%
South West +41 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
Work from Home - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Visualfiles 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 Visualfiles.

1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
1 3 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) OpenText
2 2 (33.33%) LiveLink
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Visualfiles
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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) LiveLink
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) OpenText
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Intapp