The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ReadSoft products and/or services 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 ReadSoft over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within ReadSoft.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ReadSoft
Rank - 138 141
Contract jobs citing ReadSoft 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £463 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £463 -
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ReadSoft
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1177 1467 1374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.16% 49.10% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 839 702
Median daily rate £380 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 134 142
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.45 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

ReadSoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing ReadSoft as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ReadSoft Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ReadSoft
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 ReadSoft across the East of England region.

ReadSoft Daily Rate Trend in the East of England