The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hitwise 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 Hitwise over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Experian Hitwise.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hitwise
Rank - 645 597
Contract jobs citing Hitwise 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.004% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £350 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +84.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £190
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
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Hitwise
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Hitwise Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hitwise
Daily Rate Trend

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

Hitwise Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Hitwise
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hitwise Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Hitwise
Top 4 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hitwise also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Hitwise.

1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing

Hitwise
Top Related IT Skills 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Executive
1 1 (50.00%) PPC Executive
1 1 (50.00%) Search Marketing Executive
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 2 (100.00%) SEO