The table below looks at the statistics for VisualAge 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 VisualAge over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM VisualAge
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Contract jobs citing VisualAge 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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VisualAge
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
786 854 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.23% 11.71% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 635 522
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 £45.00 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.22% -8.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

VisualAge
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VisualAge Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London