The table below looks at the statistics for WhatsUp Gold skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
WhatsUp Gold
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Systems Management Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
10 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.53% 8.09% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 14
Average daily rate £375 £365 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £223 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £650 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £24.25 £26.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.73% +116.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%