Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Graceful Degradation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Graceful Degradation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 231 236
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.016% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.018% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median daily rate - - £288
Central London median daily rate - - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Graceful Degradation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,140 5,428 6,059
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.84% 87.89% 85.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,912 4,321 4,821
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £290
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 49 54
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.88% -5.68% +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.74 £13.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.10 £55.00 £53.45
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year +6.58% -12.64% +20.83%

Graceful Degradation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Graceful Degradation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Graceful Degradation in the City of London

Graceful Degradation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Graceful Degradation in the City of London