The first table below looks at the demand for MBCS in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MBCS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS)
Rank - 400 420
Contract jobs citing MBCS 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.087% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £244
UK excluding London average daily rate - £370 £400
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £26.49 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3599 3437 3709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.80% 14.41% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2353 2099 2223
Average daily rate £418 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 126 125
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £47.80 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
MBCS
England

MBCS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MBCS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MBCS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MBCS Daily Rate Trend in London

MBCS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MBCS Hourly Rate Trend in London

MBCS
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 MBCS within the London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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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
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MBCS
England