The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £344 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Inversion of Control
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
82 95 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.54% 25.07% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 60
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £196 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Inversion of Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Inversion of Control across the Bedfordshire region.

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire