The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RightScale products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RightScale over the 3 months to 16 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within RightScale, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RightScale
Rank - 409 418
Contract jobs citing RightScale 0 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.092% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.20% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 6
Average daily rate
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- £400 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11218 11594 12022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.90% 46.20% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7224 7528 7319
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 261 331
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.08 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

RightScale
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RightScale Jobs Demand Trend in London

RightScale
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RightScale Daily Rate Trend in London