Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Benchmarking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Benchmarking over the 6 months to 20 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.

Benchmarking
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 159 121
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
North East median daily rate - £433 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.99% -
England median daily rate £450 £450 £422
% change year-on-year - +6.76% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.82 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -9.91% +10.00% -29.82%

Benchmarking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1026 2271 1688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.17% 84.30% 83.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 1570 1077
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 94 76
North East median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.07% +64.75% -10.08%
10th Percentile £9.93 £11.02 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.05 £36.00 £33.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Benchmarking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Benchmarking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Benchmarking in the North East

Benchmarking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Benchmarking in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Benchmarking in the North East