The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

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

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VocaLink
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VocaLink 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £390
% change year-on-year
- +28.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VocaLink
South East

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

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
440 498 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 46.41% 43.27% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 217 271
Median daily rate £420 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 44
Median hourly rate £11.25 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £40.00 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.32 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.88% +5.88%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire