The table below looks at the statistics for RANCID skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RANCID over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RANCID
Rank - 408 415
Contract jobs citing RANCID 0 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.058% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.74% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 1
Median daily rate - £285 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £310 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RANCID
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2319 1763 1749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.66% 7.92% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1643 1222 1210
Median daily rate £485 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £15.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £34.20 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

RANCID
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing RANCID as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

RANCID Jobs Demand Trend in London

RANCID
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RANCID Daily Rate Trend in London