The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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 - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15377 12977 15258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.75% 26.71% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9880 8116 8998
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 361 383
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.95 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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