Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AS 2805 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS 2805 over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 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.

AS 2805
UK > England
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 812 884
Contract jobs citing AS 2805 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.038% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
England median daily rate - £285 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.75% -
UK median daily rate - £285 £400
% change year-on-year - -28.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

AS 2805 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 10,920 10,426 11,172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.69% 11.82% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,990 6,824 7,307
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £230
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £447 £413
% change year-on-year +0.61% +8.42% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 344 320 387
England median hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.75% -11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.15 £10.64 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.68 £48.88 £47.35
UK median hourly rate £22.20 £21.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.35% -2.67% +4.47%

AS 2805
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AS 2805 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AS 2805 in England

AS 2805
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AS 2805 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for AS 2805 in England