The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Thunderhead products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Thunderhead over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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 Thunderhead Limited.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thunderhead
Rank - 31 43
Contract jobs citing Thunderhead 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.95% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.81% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
146 166 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 40.00% 52.37% 51.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 118 66
Average daily rate £340 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £201 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £546 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 39
Average hourly rate £15.68 £11.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.73 £17.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Thunderhead
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Thunderhead across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Thunderhead Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Thunderhead
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Thunderhead Daily Rate Trend in Southampton