The table below looks at the statistics for Val IT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Val IT over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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.

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2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Contract jobs citing Val IT 0 0 0
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4463 3887 4416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.69% 7.48% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2727 2313 2507
Average daily rate £400 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 142 244
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.50 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%