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

Symbian
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 605
Contract jobs citing Symbian 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 3
Median daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Symbian 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 18659 21671 22818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.91% 44.48% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11425 13607 13668
Median daily rate £427 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 720 1036
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Symbian
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Symbian in England

Symbian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symbian in England

Symbian
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symbian in England