The table below looks at the statistics for PDCA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDCA over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PDCA (Plan-Do-Check-Act)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PDCA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PDCA
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 65 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 76.54% 76.47% 85.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 21
Median daily rate £350 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 22
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.30 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.80% -34.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £11.88 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £40.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%