The table below looks at the statistics for SPDY skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SPDY over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SPDY
Rank - - 436
Contract jobs citing SPDY 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SPDY
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3287 2875 3246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.40% 12.29% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 1901 2089
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 85 91
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SPDY
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SPDY as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SPDY Jobs Demand Trend in London

SPDY
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SPDY Daily Rate Trend in London