The first table below looks at the demand for TradeThru 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 TradeThru over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Business 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SS&C TradeThru
Rank - 212 220
Contract jobs citing TradeThru 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.028% 0.026%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.33% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
507 604 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.74% 8.52% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 430 486
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Average hourly rate £32.03 £15.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.53% -68.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.87 £12.40 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £32.58 £62.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.76%
TradeThru
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TradeThru
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TradeThru across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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