The first table below looks at the demand for GIMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIMP
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GIMP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £249
% change year-on-year
- +10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
727 709 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.25% 11.42% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 494 567
Average daily rate £375 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.13 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £22.00 £22.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
GIMP
London