The table below looks at the prevalence of the term TRADACOMS 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 TRADACOMS over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TRADACOMS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TRADACOMS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £410 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TRADACOMS
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
1372 2287 2261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.52% 38.53% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1839 1639
Median daily rate £463 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 41 45
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.67 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.51% +2.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

TRADACOMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

TRADACOMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London