The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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 Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Reuters 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
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 £385 £180 £180
% change year-on-year
+113.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - £16.72
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England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1056 949 1114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.07% 43.89% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 501 477
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 69 59
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £41.10 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire