The table below looks at the statistics for NATURAL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NATURAL over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software AG NATURAL
Rank - 414 -
Contract jobs citing NATURAL 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.013% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.032% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £660 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £363 -
% change year-on-year
-20.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NATURAL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9632 9414 9346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.68% 41.61% 41.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7338 6838 6912
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 72 64
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £52.19 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

NATURAL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing NATURAL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

NATURAL Jobs Demand Trend in London

NATURAL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NATURAL Daily Rate Trend in London