The table below looks at the statistics for XMetaL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMetaL over the 3 months to 17 October 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JustSystems XMetaL
Rank - - 408
Contract jobs citing XMetaL 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.016%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XMetaL
England

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
2916 2971 3002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.82% 11.73% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1940 1899 1927
Average daily rate £350 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 131 167
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.62 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+7.68% -7.93%

XMetaL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XMetaL Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XMetaL Daily Rate Trend in London

XMetaL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XMetaL within the London region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - - - -
XMetaL
England