The table below looks at the statistics for Build Forge skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Forge over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational Build Forge
England / East of England
Rank - 127 -
Contract jobs citing Build Forge 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.043% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £600 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 £425
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
381 315 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.80% 13.42% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 202 223
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 19
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.68 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.08% +40.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £40.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £40.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Build Forge
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Build Forge as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Build Forge Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Build Forge
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Build Forge across the East of England region.

Build Forge Daily Rate Trend in the East of England