The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hedge fund
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £371 £550
% change year-on-year
+31.31% -32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
335 237 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.22% 18.44% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 117 118
Average daily rate £289 £310 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.85% -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 30
Average hourly rate £13.71 £16.11 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -53.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.55 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Hedge funds
England

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hedge funds across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Hedge funds
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hedge funds across the East Midlands region.

Hedge funds Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands