The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of comScore products and/or services 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 comScore over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within comScore.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
comScore
Rank - - 210
Contract jobs citing comScore 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £180
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2692 3227 3011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.64% 45.35% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1958 2256 2117
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 84 80
Average hourly rate £17.77 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.89% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £28.50 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

comScore
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing comScore across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

comScore Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 comScore across the City of London region.

comScore Daily Rate Trend in the City of London