Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Mercator products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mercator over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Mercator Software, Inc.

Mercator
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +137
Contract jobs citing Mercator 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.093% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £400 £550 £465
% change year-on-year -27.27% +18.28% -2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Mercator is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1411 1500 1327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.93% 45.48% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 905 721
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £220 £248 £213
90th Percentile £538 £564 £525
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 78 114
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.00 £10.11
90th Percentile £42.75 £42.73 £28.53
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

Mercator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Mercator in the East Midlands

Mercator
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mercator within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Mercator
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mercator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Mercator.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server

Mercator
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory