The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank - 50 41
Contract jobs citing APACS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.43% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.56% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £499 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £499 £496
% change year-on-year
- +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
APACS
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
94 128 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 27.98% 27.65% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 79 77
Median daily rate £363 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £251 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 6
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

APACS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

APACS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon