The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Scholes skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Black-Scholes
Rank - - 599
Contract jobs citing Black-Scholes 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Black-Scholes
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41713 42607 40208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.05% 80.44% 78.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27776 28210 25375
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1001 1151 1119
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +36.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Black-Scholes
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Black-Scholes as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Black-Scholes Jobs Demand Trend in England

Black-Scholes
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Black-Scholes across the England region.

Black-Scholes Daily Rate Trend in England