The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 23 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.

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

3 months to
23 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alterian
Rank - - 143
Contract jobs citing Alterian 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Alterian
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1242 1139 1322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.77% 37.33% 42.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 649 848
Median daily rate £373 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 98 83
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.80 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.31 £41.15 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.53%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Alterian
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Alterian Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Alterian
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Alterian Hourly Rate Trend in the South West