The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Scholes skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Black-Scholes
Rank - - 439
Contract jobs citing Black-Scholes 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Black-Scholes
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19812 19174 19551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.83% 82.41% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14189 13664 13584
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 216 229
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.19 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Black-Scholes
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Black-Scholes as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Black-Scholes Jobs Demand Trend in London

Black-Scholes
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Black-Scholes Daily Rate Trend in London