The table below looks at the statistics for XMetaL 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 XMetaL over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JustSystems XMetaL
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XMetaL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XMetaL
London

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

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
312 721 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.27% 12.56% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 517 465
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 28
Median hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £34.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

XMetaL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XMetaL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XMetaL
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 XMetaL across the City of London region.

XMetaL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London