The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of GL TRADE products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GL TRADE over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within GL TRADE SA.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GL TRADE
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GL TRADE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24149 24544 23718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.84% 44.52% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14843 14384 13349
Median daily rate £400 £390 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 830 1087 1007
Median hourly rate £20.45 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

GL TRADE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing GL TRADE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

GL TRADE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GL TRADE
Daily Rate Trend

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

GL TRADE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GL TRADE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GL TRADE within the UK.

GL TRADE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK