The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft AppFabric
London / City of London
Rank - - 193
Contract jobs citing AppFabric 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1059 990 1543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.59% 32.15% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 827 1249
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing AppFabric as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AppFabric
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AppFabric across the City of London region.

AppFabric Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

AppFabric
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AppFabric across the City of London region.

AppFabric Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London