The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Quality Assurance & Compliance 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
Val IT
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Val IT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance 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 - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4513 3660 4540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.85% 7.53% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2741 2150 2481
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 153 241
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.85 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% +11.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.05 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%