The table below looks at the statistics for FlexUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FlexUnit over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FlexUnit
Rank - - 404
Contract jobs citing FlexUnit 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FlexUnit
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3134 3142 2942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.02% 14.98% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2312 2376 2118
Average daily rate £475 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -31.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

FlexUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FlexUnit across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FlexUnit Jobs Demand Trend in London

FlexUnit
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FlexUnit Daily Rate Trend in London