The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.80% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Inversion of Control
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
117 172 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 37.14% 36.06% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 116 77
Median daily rate £390 £428 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +22.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £170 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £41.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.41% +86.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £16.20 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Inversion of Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire