The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act 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 Freedom of Information Act over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Rank - 213 197
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.051% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £500 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £545
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -33.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Freedom of Information Act
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1367 2280 2238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.19% 38.52% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 1832 1618
Median daily rate £463 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 40 45
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.33 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.52% +0.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Freedom of Information Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Act Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Freedom of Information Act
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 Freedom of Information Act across the City of London region.

Freedom of Information Act Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Freedom of Information Act
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the City of London region.

Freedom of Information Act Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Freedom of Information Act
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Freedom of Information Act.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (100.00%) IISP
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design

Freedom of Information Act
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) IISP
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001