The table below looks at the statistics for Graceful Degradation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graceful Degradation
Rank - - 250
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Graceful Degradation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6813 7909 7117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.43% 79.66% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4846 3982
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 270 274
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +71.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.57 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Graceful Degradation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Graceful Degradation Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Trend in the South East