The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 29 September 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 607 599 591
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing CIPD 17 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.070% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 21
Median daily rate £359 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.71% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £330 £236
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +39.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
CIPD
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10145 10430 10379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.45% 19.77% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6286 6337 5807
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 351 487 431
Median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in England

CIPD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CIPD Daily Rate Trend in England

CIPD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIPD across the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

CIPD Daily Rate Histogram in England

CIPD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CIPD across the England region.

CIPD Hourly Rate Trend in England

CIPD
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 12 £388 -34.04% 5
South East +19 3 £415 +155.38% 1
West Midlands -32 2 £200 +25.00% 1
CIPD
UK

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CIPD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for CIPD.

1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
1 11 (34.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 11 (34.38%) Coaching
2 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (28.13%) MS Office
3 9 (28.13%) Project Management
4 8 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
5 7 (21.88%) WebEx
5 7 (21.88%) e-Learning
6 6 (18.75%) Law
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) People Management
8 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.38%) Banking
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) Degree
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) C
9 2 (6.25%) SLA
9 2 (6.25%) IBM
9 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
9 2 (6.25%) Legal
9 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
9 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (28.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) WebEx
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Law
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) Development Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) IT Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Trainer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Trainer
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Development Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (3.13%) HR Advisor
5 1 (3.13%) HR Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) HR Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) HR Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Maximo Trainer
5 1 (3.13%) Project Change Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) e-Learning
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Coaching
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) People Management
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.13%) Case Management
7 1 (3.13%) Human Resource Management
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.13%) MCIPD
5 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Motorola