The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 25 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 Mercator Software, Inc.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercator
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mercator 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £465 £360
% change year-on-year
- +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mercator
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 104 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 44.60% 55.03% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 80 40
Median daily rate £480 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £115.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.26% +364.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £137.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk region citing Mercator as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Mercator
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Mercator Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk