The table below looks at the statistics for TradeThru 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 TradeThru over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SS&C TradeThru
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TradeThru 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Business Applications 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 - - -
TradeThru
London

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

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
241 409 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.96% 7.52% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 275 382
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £266 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.50 £32.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +7.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.32 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+77.16% -35.49%

TradeThru
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

TradeThru Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

TradeThru
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 TradeThru across the City of London region.

TradeThru Daily Rate Trend in the City of London