The first table below looks at the demand for XHR skills 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 XHR over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XMLHttpRequest (XHR)
Rank - 216 238
Contract jobs citing XHR 0 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.17% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.67% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £175 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £175 £201
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2209 2097 2168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.08% 24.77% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1132 1127
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 66 81
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £20.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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XHR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHR across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHR Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XHR
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XHR Daily Rate Trend in the South East