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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 586 595 593
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing CIPD 18 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.070% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.34% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 10
Median daily rate £285 £600 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +96.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £319 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £600 £292
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +105.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
9241 10422 10790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.15% 20.72% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5847 6396 6222
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 491 497
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.19 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
South East +11 8 £438 -
London +11 7 £270 -41.14%
North West +5 1 £200 -66.66% 1
East of England +2 1 £125 -
West Midlands - 1 £200 -
CIPD
UK

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 9 (25.71%) MS Office
4 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
4 9 (25.71%) Coaching
5 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (20.00%) e-Learning
6 6 (17.14%) Law
6 6 (17.14%) Windows
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 5 (14.29%) Line Management
7 5 (14.29%) Change Management
7 5 (14.29%) Legal
7 5 (14.29%) Finance
8 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
8 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.43%) Project Management
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.43%) WebEx
8 4 (11.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (11.43%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Degree
8 4 (11.43%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (11.43%) People Management
9 3 (8.57%) NVQ Level 3

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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) WebEx
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) NAS
2 1 (2.86%) Skype
General
1 6 (17.14%) Law
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Legal
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Consultant
1 6 (17.14%) Development Consultant
2 5 (14.29%) Trainer
3 3 (8.57%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) HR Advisor
3 3 (8.57%) HR Manager
3 3 (8.57%) IT Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Business Information Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Information Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Junior
5 1 (2.86%) MI Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (2.86%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 4 (11.43%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 9 (25.71%) Coaching
3 6 (17.14%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (14.29%) Change Management
4 5 (14.29%) Line Management
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.43%) People Management
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) Data Entry
6 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) Case Management
7 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.86%) Benchmarking
8 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.86%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) ECDL
4 3 (8.57%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB
5 1 (2.86%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) IBM