Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Yahoo! products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Yahoo! over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 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 Yahoo!.

Yahoo!
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 848 873
Contract jobs citing Yahoo! 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.005% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
UK median daily rate - £338 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.71% -37.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £338 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Yahoo! 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 42,372 43,203 46,369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.77% 45.01% 42.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,700 26,540 27,553
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £230 £240 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,416 1,630 1,843
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +7.98%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.37 £10.13
90th Percentile £47.25 £46.04 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% +6.06%

Yahoo!
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Yahoo! in the UK

Yahoo!
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Yahoo! in the UK

Yahoo!
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Yahoo! in the UK