Period
to 29 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PPP over the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 386 370
Contract jobs citing PPP 0 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.059% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.29% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
South East median daily rate - £475 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +128.92% -31.97%
England median daily rate £300 £365 £375
% change year-on-year -17.81% -2.67% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.86 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -44.76% - -

PPP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2794 3729 3818
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 17.24% 20.10% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 2120 1925
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £217 £225 £214
90th Percentile £538 £528 £500
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 211 220
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £27.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% -6.52% +58.93%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.80
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -26.00% +21.95% +7.89%

PPP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for PPP in the South East

PPP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PPP in the South East

PPP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PPP in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PPP in the South East