The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IPFX products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPFX over the 3 months to 25 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IPFX Limited.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IPFX
UK / England
Rank - - 593
Contract jobs citing IPFX 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - - 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IPFX is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18341 21404 21797
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.88% 43.64% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11404 13147 12563
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 762 922
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.20% +12.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.52 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

IPFX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing IPFX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IPFX in England

IPFX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPFX in England

IPFX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPFX in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPFX in England