The table below looks at the statistics for CITP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CITP over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 626 612 596
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing CITP 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.036% 0.038% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
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£750 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £750 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11048 10665 9272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.92% 18.86% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6665 6052 5099
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 529 453 477
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.50 £43.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

CITP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CITP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CITP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CITP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CITP within the UK.

CITP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CITP
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CITP within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 4 £750 - 23
London -6 3 - - 5
North West -30 1 £750 - 5
Liverpool - 1 £750 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £750 - 1

CITP
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CITP 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 CITP.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

CITP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CITP 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 CITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Director
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
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Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago