Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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.

Freedom of Information (FOI)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 146 142
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.032% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median daily rate - £450 -
England median daily rate £386 £300 £255
% change year-on-year +28.75% +17.65% -30.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -24.24% -13.97%

Freedom of Information 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 803 853 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.65% 26.93% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 542 525
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £200 £213
90th Percentile £550 £556 £500
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 55
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.07 £20.00 £16.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.64% +24.57% -1.68%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.06 £10.80
90th Percentile £44.63 £60.00 £36.40
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% +4.10% +14.29%

Freedom of Information
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Freedom of Information as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information in the East Midlands

Freedom of Information
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Freedom of Information in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Freedom of Information in the East Midlands

Freedom of Information
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Freedom of Information in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Freedom of Information in the East Midlands