The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FrontRange products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FrontRange over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within FrontRange Solutions.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FrontRange
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FrontRange 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FrontRange
North West

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

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 205 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 59.56% 53.52% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 79 57
Median daily rate £388 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 11
Median hourly rate £14.17 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £19.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%