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 5 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
5 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
311 483 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.02% 8.81% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 358 470
Median daily rate £475 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £609
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Median hourly rate £22.00 £13.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +38.09%

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