The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FatWire products and/or services 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 FatWire over the 3 months to 25 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the FatWire Corporation.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FatWire
Rank - 208 200
Contract jobs citing FatWire 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.036% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.082% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £650 £400
% change year-on-year
-32.69% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.67 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.21%
FatWire
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
1513 2438 2677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.04% 44.24% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1148 1803 1832
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 52 60
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

FatWire
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing FatWire as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

FatWire Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FatWire
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 FatWire across the City of London region.

FatWire Daily Rate Trend in the City of London