The table below looks at the statistics for Mach-II skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mach-II over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mach-II
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mach-II 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15408 14893 14755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 26.74% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10759 9626 9603
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 198 208
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Mach-II
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mach-II within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Mach-II Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mach-II
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mach-II Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mach-II
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Mach-II Hourly Rate Trend in the UK