The table below looks at the statistics for LLU 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 LLU over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 423 407
Contract jobs citing LLU 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.004% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.032% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £470 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £188 £269
% change year-on-year
-14.66% -30.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3218 3080 3388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.04% 12.16% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2116 2039 2159
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 85 152
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.58 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%

LLU
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LLU Jobs Demand Trend in London

LLU
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LLU Daily Rate Trend in London