The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 48 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.21% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £115 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+334.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £102.50
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -87.31%
Benchmarking
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 332 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 84.76% 79.62% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 190 105
Average daily rate £415 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £50.00 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Benchmarking
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security