The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 267 252 250
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing CIPD 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.086% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £190 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 -
CIPD
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2583 2414 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.76% 25.91% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1334 1222
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 122 101
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing CIPD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CIPD
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CIPD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CIPD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CIPD across the South East region.

CIPD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CIPD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 5 £190 -
Berkshire -12 2 - - 1
CIPD
England

CIPD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CIPD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for CIPD.

1 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
2 10 (34.48%) Performance Management
3 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) Adobe
3 8 (27.59%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) Coaching
4 7 (24.14%) People Management
5 6 (20.69%) e-Learning
5 6 (20.69%) Law
6 5 (17.24%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
8 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (6.90%) Line Management
8 2 (6.90%) Legal
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.45%) Motorola
9 1 (3.45%) Project Management
9 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
General
1 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Law
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Designer
1 8 (27.59%) HR Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) e-Learning Designer
3 2 (6.90%) Capability Manager
4 1 (3.45%) HR Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) IT Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
1 8 (27.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Performance Management
2 7 (24.14%) Coaching
2 7 (24.14%) People Management
3 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.90%) Line Management
4 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Motorola