The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSTA skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenSTA over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenSTA
Rank - 412 -
Contract jobs citing OpenSTA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.033% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenSTA
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3683 2991 3120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.98% 13.63% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2730 2115 2330
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 9
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £20.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

OpenSTA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OpenSTA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

OpenSTA Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenSTA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OpenSTA Daily Rate Trend in London