The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF 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 SRDF over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF)
Rank - 185 196
Contract jobs citing SRDF 0 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.099% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category - 1.10% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
Average daily rate - £475 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SRDF
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
270 454 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.75% 8.95% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 318 326
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 32
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £22.85 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SRDF across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SRDF
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 SRDF across the City of London region.

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in the City of London