The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Rank 404 394 380
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 4 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.099% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.053% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 26
Average daily rate £255 £550 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.63% +32.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-53.94% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.26 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 - -
Freedom of Information Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7569 7666 8365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.15% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 5373 5683
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 151 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.02% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £48.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Act Jobs Demand Trend in London

Freedom of Information Act
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Act Daily Rate Trend in London

Freedom of Information Act
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the London region.

Freedom of Information Act Hourly Rate Trend in London

Freedom of Information Act
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information Act within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 1 - -
Freedom of Information Act
England

Freedom of Information Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information Act.

1 12 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 11 (91.67%) Data Protection
3 9 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (41.67%) NHS
4 5 (41.67%) Information Governance
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Records Management
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (16.67%) SAP BI
7 2 (16.67%) Remedy
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
7 2 (16.67%) SAP
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Back Office
7 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
7 2 (16.67%) Information Management
7 2 (16.67%) SAP HCM
7 2 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (8.33%) Google

Freedom of Information Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HCM
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
2 1 (8.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (16.67%) SAP BI
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) ObjectStore
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Governance Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Information Governance Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 2 (16.67%) NHS Information Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Functional Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Maximo Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 9 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (41.67%) NHS
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
6 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Data Protection
2 5 (41.67%) Information Governance
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Records Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Information Management
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) Test Management
6 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) APMG
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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