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 31 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
31 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 - 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £394
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 - £26.98
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
285 254 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.33% 69.97% 63.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 133 63
Median daily rate £375 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +179.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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