The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 5 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VocaLink Limited.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VocaLink
Rank - - 269
Contract jobs citing VocaLink 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.021%
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 - - -
VocaLink
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3778 4464 4758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.77% 47.47% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2107 2444 2469
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £531 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 238 295
Median hourly rate £17.75 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.63% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £11.11 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in the South East