The table below looks at the statistics for POCO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POCO over the 3 months to 23 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
23 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
POCO (Plain Old CLR Object)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing POCO 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £285
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
POCO
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 52 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.53% 33.33% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 13
Median daily rate £575 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £550 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%