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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
UK / England
Rank 542 552 556
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing CIPD 28 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.086% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.41% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 16
Median daily rate £338 £600 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £195 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £600 £275
% change year-on-year
-35.41% +118.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8247 9801 9486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.22% 21.05% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5232 6006 5627
Median daily rate £423 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 451 434
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +89.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
South East +8 20 £450 +125.00%
London +13 6 £335 -39.09% 3
North West +29 1 £200 -66.66%
East of England -2 1 £125 - 1
South West - 1 £450 - 3
CIPD
UK

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) Coaching
4 10 (24.39%) Performance Management
5 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (21.95%) MS Office
5 9 (21.95%) Legal
6 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
6 7 (17.07%) Law
6 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
6 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.07%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (14.63%) People Management
7 6 (14.63%) Line Management
7 6 (14.63%) Retail
8 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
8 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
8 5 (12.20%) e-Learning
8 5 (12.20%) Change Management
9 4 (9.76%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (9.76%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.76%) Windows
9 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
9 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.76%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (7.32%) NVQ Level 3
10 3 (7.32%) Data Entry
10 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2

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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Office
1 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) WebEx
2 1 (2.44%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) Skype
General
1 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.95%) Legal
3 7 (17.07%) Law
4 6 (14.63%) Retail
5 3 (7.32%) Finance
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (12.20%) Consultant
1 5 (12.20%) HR Manager
1 5 (12.20%) Trainer
2 4 (9.76%) Development Consultant
3 3 (7.32%) Analyst
3 3 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.32%) HR Advisor
4 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) HR Specialist
4 2 (4.88%) IT Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Business Information Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.44%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Junior
5 1 (2.44%) MI Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) MI Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (2.44%) Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) e-Learning
2 4 (9.76%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Coaching
2 10 (24.39%) Performance Management
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (17.07%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (14.63%) Line Management
4 6 (14.63%) People Management
5 5 (12.20%) Change Management
6 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
6 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.32%) Case Management
7 3 (7.32%) Data Entry
7 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.88%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (7.32%) ECDL
4 3 (7.32%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) ISEB
6 1 (2.44%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
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