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 3 months to 29 April 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.

Inversion of Control (IoC)
England / South West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 139 137
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.034% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.043% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -10.87% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Inversion of Control is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2196 2320 2462
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.49% 79.07% 79.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1442 1515 1588
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 142 100
Median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Inversion of Control
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Inversion of Control as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago