The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Parsley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Parsley over the 3 months to 28 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.

Spicefactory Parsley
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 428
Contract jobs citing Parsley 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £394
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Parsley is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7474 7044 7223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.99% 32.45% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20428 21388 18863
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 51 163
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.23 £15.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £195.00 £66.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Parsley
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Parsley as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Parsley in London

Parsley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Parsley in London