The table below looks at the statistics for XMetaL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMetaL over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JustSystems XMetaL
Rank - 612 590
Contract jobs citing XMetaL 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category - 0.016% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £290 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £290 £325
% change year-on-year
- -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5488 6319 6476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.77% 12.46% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3395 3484 3474
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 611 656
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.70 £32.64 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

XMetaL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

XMetaL Jobs Demand Trend in England

XMetaL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XMetaL Daily Rate Trend in England

XMetaL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XMetaL Hourly Rate Trend in England