The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Bloomberg.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £500 £323
% change year-on-year
-74.00% +55.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £13.00
Bloomberg
South East

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

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
58 139 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 20.28% 36.77% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 111 44
Median daily rate £344 £338 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.77% +13.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £300 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.68 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.36% +24.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%