The table below looks at the statistics for XOOPS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XOOPS over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XOOPS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XOOPS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
10015 9189 10209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.01% 17.22% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5913 5346 5797
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 383 479
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

XOOPS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XOOPS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

XOOPS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK