The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blackboard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackboard over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Blackboard, Inc.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blackboard
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Contract jobs citing Blackboard 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.93 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-73.50% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
409 270 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 45.24% 37.50% 47.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 161 161
Average daily rate £363 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 15
Average hourly rate £15.86 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.87% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.35 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £22.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%