The table below looks at the statistics for MiFID skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MiFID 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
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MiFID 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £400 £650
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MiFID
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
30 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.09% 8.51% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 14
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £54.50 £16.83 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.92% +110.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%