The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 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.

First Data VisionPLUS
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing VisionPLUS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £419
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 of England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 216 250 252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.15% 9.94% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 139 132
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Median hourly rate £29.00 £31.75 £23.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.66% +34.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £7.45 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £49.50 £33.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

VisionPLUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

VisionPLUS
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 VisionPLUS in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for VisionPLUS in the East of England