The table below looks at the statistics for FreeHand skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeHand over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe FreeHand
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FreeHand 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the 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 - - -
FreeHand
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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 East Midlands region.

Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
153 231 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.38% 13.18% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 96 68
Median daily rate £350 £255 £134
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% +90.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £81 £69
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 39 53
Median hourly rate £12.65 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.00 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.75 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

FreeHand
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing FreeHand as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

FreeHand Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

FreeHand
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FreeHand across the East Midlands region.

FreeHand Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands