The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Postini products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Postini over the 3 months to 29 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 Postini, Inc.

Postini
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 640
Contract jobs citing Postini 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Postini 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 20693 24689 25243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.91% 44.19% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 15148 14332
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 705 801 1096
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.81 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

Postini
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Postini in the UK

Postini
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Postini in the UK

Postini
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Postini in the UK