The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
56 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.63% 33.72% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 11
Median daily rate £450 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £258 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 1
Median hourly rate £39.50 £47.83 £62.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% -23.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth