The table below looks at the prevalence of the term APACS in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APACS over the 3 months to 4 May 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association for Payment Clearing Services (APACS)
Rank - 62 49
Contract jobs citing APACS 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.28% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.36% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £443 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £423 £273
% change year-on-year
- +55.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
126 147 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.61% 20.50% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 73 77
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 7
Average hourly rate £12.75 £40.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.51% +145.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.20 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

APACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing APACS across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

APACS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

APACS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing APACS across the Wiltshire region.

APACS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire