The table below looks at the statistics for SmartSockets 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 SmartSockets over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO SmartSockets
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SmartSockets 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Application Platforms 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 - - -
SmartSockets
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
609 1008 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.80% 17.00% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 757 634
Median daily rate £425 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 25
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

SmartSockets
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SmartSockets Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SmartSockets
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 SmartSockets across the City of London region.

SmartSockets Daily Rate Trend in the City of London