Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grid Computing over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Grid Computing
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 370 400
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 0 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.066% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.22% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
South East median daily rate - £538 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.38% -5.88%
England median daily rate £620 £586 £600
% change year-on-year +5.76% -2.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.00 - -

Grid Computing is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4869 4952 5935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.92% 29.70% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2850 2844 3440
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £217 £220 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £527
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 286 325
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.72 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.67% +21.62% +20.67%
10th Percentile £10.70 £12.02 £11.20
90th Percentile £47.88 £54.38 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

Grid Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Grid Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Grid Computing in the South East

Grid Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Grid Computing in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Grid Computing in the South East