The table below looks at the statistics for PolarLake 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 PolarLake over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg PolarLake
Rank - - 387
Contract jobs citing PolarLake 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.009%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2053 2166 2098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.65% 8.86% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1332 1230
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 18
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.62 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.75 £75.35 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -2.77%

PolarLake
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PolarLake Jobs Demand Trend in London

PolarLake
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PolarLake Daily Rate Trend in London