Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Value-Added Service skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Value-Added Service over the 6 months to 21 July 2019 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.

Value-Added Service
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 631 588
Contract jobs citing Value-Added Service 0 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.026% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
London median daily rate - £268 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.40% -16.67%
England median daily rate - £268 £373
% change year-on-year - -28.19% +23.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Value-Added Service is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,211 5,667 4,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 10.33% 12.19% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,835 3,927 3,228
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £216 £208 £236
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 167 137
London median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.25% -5.46% +1.95%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.00 £12.84
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £18.69
% change year-on-year +5.75% +7.01% -25.24%

Value-Added Service
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Value-Added Service as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Value-Added Service in London

Value-Added Service
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Value-Added Service in London