The table below looks at the statistics for Xerces skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xerces over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xerces
Rank - - 617
Contract jobs citing Xerces 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.007%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14874 14894 14851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.72% 27.03% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10553 9808 9867
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 208 185
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Xerces
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Xerces as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Xerces Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xerces
Daily Rate Trend

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

Xerces Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Xerces
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Xerces Hourly Rate Trend in the UK