The table below looks at the statistics for Dollar Universe skills 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 Dollar Universe over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ORSYP Dollar Universe
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Dollar Universe 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Dollar Universe
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
389 465 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.14% 8.30% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 357 321
Average daily rate £475 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Dollar Universe
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Dollar Universe Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Dollar Universe
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 Dollar Universe across the City of London region.

Dollar Universe Daily Rate Trend in the City of London