The table below looks at the statistics for S-PLUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited S-PLUS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Insightful S-PLUS
England / London
Rank - 415 -
Contract jobs citing S-PLUS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% -
As % of the Applications category - 0.043% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.25

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

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1804 2304 2299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.44% 10.97% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1472 1554
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 101 115
Median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £16.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.66% -11.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £33.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

S-PLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

S-PLUS Jobs Demand Trend in London

S-PLUS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

S-PLUS Daily Rate Trend in London