The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank - 100 -
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.074% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-31.87% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.05
Freedom of Information
South East

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
294 453 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.87% 33.53% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 255 278
Median daily rate £400 £400 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £269 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 29
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £38.25 £50.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Freedom of Information as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Freedom of Information
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Freedom of Information across the Surrey region.

Freedom of Information Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Freedom of Information
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance

Freedom of Information
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management