The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP 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 GIMP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIMP
Rank - 404 405
Contract jobs citing GIMP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Applications category - 0.045% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 -
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GIMP
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
2265 2216 2541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.71% 10.64% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1493 1466 1607
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £172 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 109 156
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

GIMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GIMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GIMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GIMP Daily Rate Trend in London