The table below looks at the statistics for Papyrus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Papyrus over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISIS Papyrus
Rank - 660 636
Contract jobs citing Papyrus 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.030% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £388 £300
% change year-on-year
- +29.16%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9839 9956 9615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.28% 17.44% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6521 6279 5641
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 305 396
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

Papyrus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Papyrus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Papyrus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Papyrus
Daily Rate Trend

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

Papyrus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Papyrus
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Papyrus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK