The table below looks at the statistics for Zemax skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Zemax over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Zemax
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Zemax 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the 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 Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5742 6759 7282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.77% 11.59% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3393 3956 4076
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £160 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 506 644 723
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.06 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.56% -5.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £37.50 £33.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Zemax
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Zemax as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Zemax Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Zemax
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Zemax Hourly Rate Trend in the UK