Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Foglight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foglight over the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Quest Foglight
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 824 820
Contract jobs citing Foglight 0 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.073% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
England median daily rate - £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% -27.27%
UK median daily rate - £275 £300
% change year-on-year - -8.33% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Foglight is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10,531 9,623 8,473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.50% 10.70% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,276 6,175 5,264
England median daily rate £485 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £268 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £418
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.78% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 314
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.00 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

Foglight
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Foglight in England

Foglight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Foglight in England