The table below looks at the statistics for Razor Risk skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Razor Risk over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TMX Razor Risk
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Razor Risk 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Business Applications 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 Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4159 4425 5015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.75% 8.16% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2575 2529 2809
Median daily rate £440 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 45 56
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £46.60 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%