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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Black-Scholes
Rank - - 606
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 - - 0.003%
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
41371 41437 38972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.06% 80.09% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27588 27456 24607
Median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 949 1091 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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