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 30 August 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
30 Aug 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
351 496 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.01% 9.36% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 363 396
Median daily rate £475 £450 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £321 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £52.75 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.79% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £15.80 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.95 £55.50 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

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