The table below looks at the statistics for DOC1 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOC1 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pitney Bowes DOC1
Rank - - 415
Contract jobs citing DOC1 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.004%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DOC1
England

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

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2133 2575 2653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.81% 11.57% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1506 1648 1707
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 167 175
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

DOC1
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DOC1 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

DOC1 Jobs Demand Trend in London

DOC1
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DOC1 across the London region.

DOC1 Daily Rate Trend in London