Period
to 12 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Orchard products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Orchard over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 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 Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

Orchard
England > North of England
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 297 356
Contract jobs citing Orchard 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England - 0.018% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.043% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
North of England median daily rate - £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.23% +8.33%
England median daily rate - £185 £300
% change year-on-year - -38.33% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.97 - -

Orchard is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North of England.

All Vendors
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,808 4,686 7,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 40.14% 42.12% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,939 2,838 4,342
North of England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £225 £224 £235
90th Percentile £563 £590 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 333 263 358
North of England median hourly rate £17.41 £14.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.07% -20.00% +16.94%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £42.50 £42.15
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

Orchard
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Orchard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Orchard in the North of England

Orchard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Orchard in the North of England

Orchard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Orchard in the North of England