The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.12% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year
-52.38% -
Benchmarking
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
116 126 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 81.69% 70.39% 77.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 78
Average daily rate £403 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%