The table below looks at the statistics for AWD 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 AWD over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank - - 211
Contract jobs citing AWD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.016%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AWD
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
213 508 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.39% 9.15% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 352 330
Median daily rate £463 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.38 £21.30 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -57.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £21.30 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £21.30 £56.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

AWD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing AWD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

AWD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AWD
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 AWD across the City of London region.

AWD Daily Rate Trend in the City of London