The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for VisionPLUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VisionPLUS over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
First Data VisionPLUS
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 97
Contract jobs citing VisionPLUS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.062%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £476
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

VisionPLUS is in the business application skills category. The next 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 158 192 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 10.68% 11.90% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 118 51
Median daily rate £415 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.55 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.25% -6.97%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

VisionPLUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing VisionPLUS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for VisionPLUS in the East Midlands

VisionPLUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VisionPLUS in the East Midlands