The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for arcHouse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited arcHouse over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Orchard arcHouse
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 640 635
Contract jobs citing arcHouse 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.068% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +51.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £215
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.33 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

arcHouse is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3954 4443 4854
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.45% 8.26% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2328 2721 2763
Median daily rate £475 £433 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.82% -1.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 54 51
Median hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.30% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing arcHouse as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for arcHouse in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for arcHouse in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for arcHouse in the UK