The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FatWire products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FatWire over the 3 months to 18 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the FatWire Corporation.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FatWire
Rank - 54 46
Contract jobs citing FatWire 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.19% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.41% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £420 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £420 £278
% change year-on-year
- +51.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
255 242 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 62.20% 44.90% 52.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 114 97
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 33
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.45 £36.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

FatWire
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing FatWire as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

FatWire Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

FatWire
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

FatWire Daily Rate Trend in Essex

FatWire
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

FatWire Hourly Rate Trend in Essex