The table below looks at the statistics for Dublin Core 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 Dublin Core over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dublin Core
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Dublin Core 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Dublin Core
London

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
320 510 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.55% 9.31% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 397 458
Median daily rate £475 £479 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

Dublin Core
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Dublin Core as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Dublin Core Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London