The table below looks at the statistics for Symposium skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symposium over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nortel Networks Symposium
Rank - - 587
Contract jobs citing Symposium 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £268
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £400 £268
% change year-on-year
-62.50% +49.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Symposium
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7700 7629 6506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.63% 15.00% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4741 4334 3593
Median daily rate £400 £354 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 434 374
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Symposium
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Symposium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Symposium Jobs Demand Trend in England

Symposium
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Symposium Daily Rate Trend in England

Symposium
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Symposium Hourly Rate Trend in England