Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 139
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
East Midlands median daily rate - - £338
England median daily rate £625 £600 £575
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £46.25 - £16.50

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 857 883 930
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.85% 26.64% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 551 513
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £200 £198 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £495
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 66
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £18.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.56% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.38 £60.00 £39.88
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.67 £19.03
% change year-on-year -0.82% +8.62% +5.72%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East Midlands

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East Midlands