Period
to 18 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Classification Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Classification Specialist
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 891
Contract jobs requiring a Classification Specialist 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.001%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median daily rate - - £150
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97,636 92,995 100,848
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.93% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,048 60,711 65,871
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,165 2,810 3,123
UK median hourly rate £17.85 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.05% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.25 £48.75 £46.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.87
% change year-on-year -2.78% -4.61% +7.83%

Classification Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Classification Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Classification Specialist in the UK

Classification Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Classification Specialist in the UK