Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Linear Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linear Programming over the 6 months to 26 February 2020 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.

Linear Programming
England > South East
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 378 367
Contract jobs citing Linear Programming 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.006% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.007% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
South East median daily rate - £470 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.11% -
England median daily rate £628 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +19.52% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Linear Programming 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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,982 14,017 14,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.05% 87.55% 85.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,348 8,433 8,505
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £275
90th Percentile £600 £600 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 512 429
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £26.65 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.19% +12.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.94 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £50.25
England median hourly rate £23.35 £23.84 £24.00
% change year-on-year -2.03% -0.69% -4.00%

Linear Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Linear Programming in the South East

Linear Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linear Programming in the South East