The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mercator over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mercator
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing Mercator 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking - - 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category - - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £423
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £440
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mercator
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 56.14% 51.92% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 9
Average daily rate £425 £263 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £170 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Mercator
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mercator across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Mercator Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Mercator
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Mercator Daily Rate Trend in Woking