The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information Act in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information Act over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Rank 128 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information Act 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.039% 0.049% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £500 £625
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -19.44%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
564 401 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.95% 19.53% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 208 201
Average daily rate £325 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Freedom of Information Act
England

Freedom of Information Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Freedom of Information Act Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Freedom of Information Act
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Freedom of Information Act across the Yorkshire region.

Freedom of Information Act Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Freedom of Information Act
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information Act.

1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance

Freedom of Information Act
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Freedom of Information Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Freedom of Information Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree