The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of iSOFT products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iSOFT over the 3 months to 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within iSOFT Group.

iSOFT
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 657 649
Contract jobs citing iSOFT 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.008% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

iSOFT is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20707 24694 25343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.95% 44.17% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12701 15159 14403
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 710 813 1095
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +5.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.58 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +8.57%  

iSOFT
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for iSOFT in the UK

iSOFT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSOFT in the UK

iSOFT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iSOFT in the UK