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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMetaL over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JustSystems XMetaL
Rank - - 221
Contract jobs citing XMetaL 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.013%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
769 812 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.04% 11.48% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 524 624
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 46 68
Average hourly rate £19.25 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £57.40 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

XMetaL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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