Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MKS over the 6 months to 24 November 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 MKS, Inc.

MKS
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 853 859
Contract jobs citing MKS 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.005% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
England median daily rate - £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.71% +4.94%
UK median daily rate - £363 £425
% change year-on-year - -14.71% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK median hourly rate - - £20.00

MKS is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40566 44097 45318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.79% 45.21% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25456 27228 27218
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £243 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1563 1946
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.34
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

MKS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MKS in England

MKS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MKS in England

MKS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MKS in England