Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 22 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 of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 195 202
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.041% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.13% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 25
East of England median daily rate - - £650
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 of England 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 of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1653 1548 1638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.03% 31.77% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 877 873
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £190 £181 £205
90th Percentile £556 £538 £555
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 123 178
East of England median hourly rate £19.38 £32.40 £22.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.19% +44.40% -7.70%
10th Percentile £10.93 £14.13 £12.18
90th Percentile £49.25 £43.75 £45.14
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.92 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.51% +9.62% +6.00%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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

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

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

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