Period
to 22 November 2017

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

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

ReadSoft
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 897 886
Contract jobs citing ReadSoft 0 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.004% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
UK median daily rate - £425 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £469
% change year-on-year - -9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ReadSoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43983 47802 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 45.34% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27338 29209 28805
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £235 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1473 1700 2082
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.23 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.20 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

ReadSoft
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ReadSoft in the UK

ReadSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ReadSoft in the UK