The table below looks at the statistics for WhatsUp Gold skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 - £45.00
WhatsUp Gold
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
77 75 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.32% 9.83% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 48 27
Median daily rate £463 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £22.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -3.88%

WhatsUp Gold
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing WhatsUp Gold as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

WhatsUp Gold Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WhatsUp Gold
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold across the Cambridgeshire region.

WhatsUp Gold Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire