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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Budget Control over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Budget Control
Rank - 35 26
Contract jobs citing Budget Control 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.34% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.47% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £413 £404
% change year-on-year
-8.78% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
258 211 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.63% 71.04% 58.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 97 58
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £16.50 £18.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Budget Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Budget Control across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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