Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Inversion of Control skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Inversion of Control over the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Inversion of Control (IoC)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 198 207
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.019% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.023% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
South West median daily rate - £525 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +61.54% -
England median daily rate £488 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.50 -

Inversion of Control 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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,194 4,322 5,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.30% 80.86% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,615 2,879 3,497
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 286 257
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.65% -6.37% +37.72%
10th Percentile £11.79 £12.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.65 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Inversion of Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Inversion of Control as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Inversion of Control in the South West

Inversion of Control
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Inversion of Control in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Inversion of Control in the South West