The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information 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
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £273
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +46.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.31 £14.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-23.87% -15.14%
Freedom of Information
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
313 444 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.84% 36.97% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 197 175
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 25
Median hourly rate £16.09 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Freedom of Information as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Freedom of Information
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Freedom of Information across the Buckinghamshire region.

Freedom of Information Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Freedom of Information
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Records Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Information Officer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Records Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality