The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £538 £400
% change year-on-year
-35.44% +34.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
24 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 24.00% 26.32% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 16
Median daily rate £350 £250 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -0.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £207 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £365 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.85% +6.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +0.42%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Peterborough region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough