The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 170 185 209
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +24
Contract jobs citing CIPD 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.065% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.41% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £413 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -14.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £330 £235
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +40.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
CIPD
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
560 739 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.38% 16.03% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 551 645
Median daily rate £450 £435 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 14
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.25 £26.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CIPD
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 CIPD across the City of London region.

CIPD Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CIPD
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 CIPD across the City of London region.

CIPD Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CIPD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CIPD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CIPD.

1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (20.00%) WebEx
3 1 (20.00%) Human Resource Management

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Development Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft