Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for NCover skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NCover over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

NCover
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 879
Contract jobs citing NCover 0 0 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 14
UK median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £415
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NCover is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19285 17412 16125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.69% 16.51% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13430 11718 10733
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 287 252 336
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.10 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.40 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

NCover
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NCover in the UK

NCover
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NCover in the UK