The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ClearTrust skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ClearTrust over the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSA ClearTrust
England / London
Rank - 428 414
Contract jobs citing ClearTrust 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category - 0.14% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £493 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ClearTrust is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2122 2186 1994
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.96% 9.87% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1472 1502 1311
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 91 135
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.68 £30.00 £26.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -4.13% +4.10%  

ClearTrust
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing ClearTrust as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for ClearTrust in London

ClearTrust
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ClearTrust in London