The table below looks at the statistics for Budget Control skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Budget Control
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £445 £396
% change year-on-year
+17.97% +12.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
Budget Control
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
244 299 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.96% 77.26% 72.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 163 109
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Budget Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Budget Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Budget Control Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Budget Control
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Budget Control Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside