Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Risk in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Risk over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Equity Risk
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 846 863
Contract jobs citing Equity Risk 0 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.003% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.010% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 16
UK median daily rate - £520 £570
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.77% +42.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Equity Risk is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,077 31,380 35,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.50% 32.67% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,158 20,487 22,527
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £238
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 1,105 1,420
UK median hourly rate £21.85 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.56% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.38 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.60 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +14.29%

Equity Risk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Equity Risk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Equity Risk in the UK

Equity Risk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equity Risk in the UK