The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Freedom of Information (FOI)
England / London
Rank 389 392 369
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 7 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.063% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.100% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 17
Median daily rate £280 £264 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -23.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £204 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £291 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.98% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -

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
7015 7450 7537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.23% 36.29% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4826 5128 5305
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 134 150
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in London

Freedom of Information
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 across the London region.

Freedom of Information Daily Rate Trend in London

Freedom of Information
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Freedom of Information across the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Freedom of Information Daily Rate Histogram in London

Freedom of Information
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 across the London region.

Freedom of Information Hourly Rate Trend in London

Freedom of Information
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 1 - - 1
Freedom of Information
England

Freedom of Information
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 15 (88.24%) Data Protection
2 11 (64.71%) Freedom of Information Act
3 9 (52.94%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (41.18%) Information Governance
4 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
5 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Unix
7 4 (23.53%) Solaris
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Data Security
7 4 (23.53%) Security Management
7 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (23.53%) CentOS
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (23.53%) Records Management
8 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (17.65%) CTI
8 3 (17.65%) Legal
8 3 (17.65%) Information Management
8 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
8 3 (17.65%) NHS

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (17.65%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) Star Schema
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Information Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Governance Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Information Governance Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) NHS Information Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Governance Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior PMO
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Freedom of Information Act
2 9 (52.94%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
4 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) NHS
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
6 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) CentOS
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Solaris
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Data Protection
2 7 (41.18%) Information Governance
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Data Security
4 4 (23.53%) Records Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Management
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Information Management
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Data Encryption
6 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Document Management
6 2 (11.76%) ETL
6 2 (11.76%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
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