The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Contract for Difference in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Contract for Difference over the 3 months to 19 December 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract for Difference (CFD)
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Contract for Difference 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.065% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £401
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
484 376 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.51% 28.95% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 206 159
Average daily rate £400 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 32
Average hourly rate £40.50 £22.41 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% -0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.71 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £39.70 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Contract for Difference
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Contract for Difference across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Contract for Difference Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Contract for Difference
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Contract for Difference also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Contract for Difference.

1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) InfiniBand
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) LXC

Contract for Difference
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Contract for Difference also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Contract for Difference. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) InfiniBand
General
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) LXC