The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing APACS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £285
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
233 379 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.80% 35.39% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 218 90
Average daily rate £400 £400 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £235 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 18
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.25 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £38.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing APACS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading