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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Budget Control
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £396 £394
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
274 251 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.04% 70.11% 67.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 117 69
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +106.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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