The table below looks at the statistics for XHR skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHR over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XMLHttpRequest (XHR)
Rank - 432 421
Contract jobs citing XHR 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.027% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.00
XHR
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7480 7420 7195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.84% 32.89% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5646 5627 5474
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -30.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.62 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

XHR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing XHR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHR Jobs Demand Trend in London

XHR
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XHR Daily Rate Trend in London