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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
England / South East
Rank 217 237 259
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Contract jobs citing CIPD 23 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.26% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 0.95% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £210 £250
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2204 2427 2648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.65% 27.76% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1349 1470 1294
Median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 122 106
Median hourly rate £27.38 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.50 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CIPD across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

CIPD Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +19 19 £450 +190.32%
Hampshire +6 2 £290 +41.46% 1
East Sussex - 2 £600 -
CIPD
England

CIPD
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 18 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 11 (39.29%) Coaching
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (32.14%) People Management
5 8 (28.57%) Retail
6 7 (25.00%) MS Office
6 7 (25.00%) Legal
6 7 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (21.43%) Case Management
8 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
8 5 (17.86%) Line Management
9 4 (14.29%) Business Transformation
9 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) Change Management
10 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
10 3 (10.71%) Law
10 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
10 3 (10.71%) Smart Meter
11 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 2 (7.14%) Degree
11 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 2 (7.14%) Finance
12 1 (3.57%) ISEB
12 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
12 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
General
1 18 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 8 (28.57%) Retail
3 7 (25.00%) Legal
4 3 (10.71%) Law
5 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) HR Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Trainer
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) HR Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) HR Advisor
4 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) MI Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) MI Business Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) MI Manager
4 1 (3.57%) MI Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.71%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Coaching
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (32.14%) People Management
4 7 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (21.43%) Case Management
6 5 (17.86%) Line Management
6 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
7 4 (14.29%) Business Transformation
7 4 (14.29%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft