Period
to 24 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Innovative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Innovative Thinking over the 6 months to 24 October 2020 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.

Innovative Thinking
North East > Durham
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Innovative Thinking 0 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Durham - - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
North East median daily rate - £688 £450
% change year-on-year - +52.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Innovative Thinking 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 Durham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Durham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 34 143 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 75.56% 88.27% 87.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 68 103
Median daily rate £376 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +4.90% +12.15%
10th Percentile £245 £225 £257
90th Percentile £444 £520 £525
North East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 25 15
Median hourly rate £10.98 £15.76 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.33% +21.23% -60.90%
10th Percentile £8.77 £12.29 £10.70
90th Percentile £13.68 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate £18.93 £15.76 £12.00
% change year-on-year +20.11% +31.33% -57.89%